How Your Body Works covers these concepts:
bodies change as they grow older
the body has external and internal parts
the brain controls the body and is the center of thinking
we use five senses to find out about our world
the body has lungs for breathing
the body digests food for energy
the heart pumps blood throughout the body
bones support and help move the body, muscles help the body move.
A variety of engaging activities present the concepts in ways that students can understand. Each concept presented includes:
teacher directions for lessons
reproducible resource pages such as sets of picture cards, minibooks, and lab sheets to record the results of hands-on investigations
This resource contains teacher support pages, reproducible student pages, and an answer key.