These task cards are great if your students are learning about the human body! They are aligned with the fifth grade science Arizona College Career Ready Standards. Perfect for using them for review, small groups or centers!
Strand 4: Life Science
Concept 1: Structure and Function in Living Systems
Understand the relationships between structures and functions of organisms.
PO 1. Identify the functions and parts of the skeletal system:
protection – rib cage, cranium
support – vertebrae
movement – pelvis, femur, hip
PO 2. Identify the following types of muscles:
cardiac – heart
smooth – stomach
skeletal – biceps
PO 3. Identify the functions and parts of the nervous system:
control center – brain
relay mechanism – spinal cord
transport messages – nerves
PO 4. Distinguish between voluntary and involuntary responses.