Human Body Bundle of Nonfiction Guided Readings and Activities

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This human body resource is a growing bundle of nonfiction guided readings, hands-on activities, flip books, anchor chart posters, review sheets, and assessments for the human body systems. This is a growing bundle. Buy now to save an incredible amount.
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Body Organization: Students will learn about specialized cells, tissues, organs and organ systems using the following resources
→ non-fiction article with guided reading questions
→ Google Drive digital workbook version of the printable article
→ flip book review activity

Skeletal System
→ non fiction article with guided reading questions
→ hands-on activity for students to create their own replica of a bone
→ review sheet and assessment assessment also includes the muscular system

Muscular System
→ informative text detailing the three types of muscles found in the body; skeletal, smooth and cardiac. It also includes comprehension questions
→ flip book review activity
→ Doodle sketch note activity

Digestive System
• anchor chart posters to hang in your classroom or hand out to your students
They include:
→ mechanical digestion
→ chemical digestion
→ nutrients
→ esophagus
→ stomach
→ small intestine
→ large intestine
• a vocabulary sheet for the same terms as the anchor chart posters
• Two-page informative article on the five groups of nutrients
→ vitamins
→ minerals
→ fats
→ carbohydrates
→ proteins
• a four-page non-fiction article on the digestive system with an additional page of comprehension questions
→ function
→ parts; mouth, esophagus, stomach, small intestine, large intestine
→ how it operates
• two pages of sketch notes for students to review their understanding of this human body system
• flip book - this activity is great for review. Students can look back at their notes to fill in the function, types of digestion, parts, and how it operates. Comes with a student instruction sheet and rubric
• task cards -comes with a student answer sheet
• review sheet
• assessment

Circulatory System detailing how the heart, blood, and blood vessels work together
→ informational text with assessment questions
→ two hands-on activities to visualize what blood looks like and how our heart works
→ doodle note sketch activity
→ webquest internet activity
→ flip book review activity - two versions printable and Google Classroom
→ wanted poster project

Integumentary System
→ informative text with guided reading questions

Respiratory and Excretory System
→ internet webquest
→ non fiction article with comprehension questions and doodle sketch notes for both systems
→ printable and Google Classroom ready task cards

And more to come
Nervous System will be posted by May 10.

This resource was designed and used with my grade 6 small group and inclusion science students.

An answer key is included.

Why Doodle Notes? Research shows that when we sketch, doodle, or color and listen to someone, both sides of our brain are engaged. Most school subjects are only engaging our left side of the brain so by introducing a task that also stimulates the right side of the brain, students will be able to focus enough on their task while also taking in the content of what they are doing. When both sides of the brain are working, new connections are being made. These connections are then creating a stronger, more cohesive learning environment. Sketch or doodle notes also create a beautiful visual. This helps in two ways. First, students are immediately drawn to want to work on the task simply because of how pleasing it looks to the eye. Second, students are able to make visual connections. These visual connections provide them with another way to analyze and remember information as well as one of the most beautiful study guides they have ever had.
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Check out my Science Resources:
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Circulatory System Doodle Notes
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110 plus Google Drive activities, rubrics and answer key
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Teaching Duration
1 Month

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Human Body Bundle of Nonfiction Guided Readings and Activities
Human Body Bundle of Nonfiction Guided Readings and Activities
Human Body Bundle of Nonfiction Guided Readings and Activities
Human Body Bundle of Nonfiction Guided Readings and Activities
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