Human Body Systems Science and Literacy Lesson Set
- Use with NGSS (Next Generation Science Standards) Common Core and 5th grade STAAR (TEKS)
Easy to follow!
Fun for the students!
These activities are created to incorporate reading and writing into the Science curriculum. This lesson is designed to fit the typical 45-50 minute Science class time, while leaving time for other learning activities such as using an interactive science notebook, word wall activities, and writing in planners.
These activities are created to incorporate reading and writing into the Science curriculum. Each lesson is designed to last about a week, and encourage student participation.
Lessons are aligned with the Common Core State Standards and the Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills.
The lesson set is written for 5th grade Science using TEKS (Standards) from 3rd through 7th grade.
On level: 5th grade
Great supplement for grades 4th – 8th grades depending on your learners’ needs.
Lesson Set includes:
Sample Lesson Plan for the week
Attention Grabber: Gingerbread Man Organ Decorating
Word Wall Builder Activities
Reading with Graphic Organizer: Human Body Systems with a Human Body Systems Chart
Writing with Key Terms: Human Body Systems
Lab/ Activity: Human Body Systems Exploration Stations
Lesson set teaches an overview of these human body systems:
- Skeletal, Circulatory, Respiratory, Nervous
Writing Extension Activity
Daily Science Starters: Human Body Systems
Formative Assessment: Body Systems Combo Model
*Updated November 2015 to NGSS
Great way to prepare for the STAAR Science test!!
Check out other Science and Literacy Lesson Sets here:
Science and Literacy Lesson Sets
Save 30% by buying the Science and Literacy Lesson Bundles!
Earth Science: Science and Literacy Bundle
Life Science: Science and Literacy Bundle