The Human Body
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The Human Body

Humans have important body systems that help us stay alive and healthy. Each system plays an important role, and is made up of several key organs and components. The unit The Human Body helps students explore the structures that make up their body, and how the various parts of their body work together. This unit focuses on the following body systems: skeletal, muscular, nervous, respiratory, circulatory, digestive, and excretory.


Supporting Materials

Show Me Only

Additional Reading

Comprehension Support


Science Videos

Body Clocks and Obesity
Digestive System
Inside the Human Body
Medicines from the Sea
Optical Illusions
Tip of the Tongue Learning
What's In Your Blood?

Career Files

Personal Trainer; Nurse; Choreographer

Retelling Rubrics

Nonfiction Retelling Rubric

Vocabulary Cards

Word Work

Unscramble; Word Sort; Analogies/Fill in the Blank

Book Assembly