This bundle is the perfect way to introduce young children to the major systems of the human body. The set includes the take-home reader, YOU ARE A MAMMAL, and the INSIDE THE HUMAN BODY ACTIVITY PACK.
YOU ARE A MAMMAL takes a unique look at body systems by linking them to characteristics of mammals. The 10-page take-home reader includes the following topics:
-You have a skeleton. (Skeletal system)
-You are warm-blooded. (Heart and circulatory system)
-You breathe air. (Lungs and respiratory system)
-You are covered in hair and skin. (Exocrine system)
-You have a complex brain. (Brain and nervous system)
-You are an omnivore. (Digestive system)
-You grew inside your mother’s body. (Reproductive system)
Follow-up with the INSIDE THE HUMAN BODY ACTIVITY PACK, which includes the following resources:
-SYSTEMS OF THE BODY MATCHING CARDS, a set of 20 colorful cards to pair major organs with their systems, for example, heart/circulatory system;
-SYSTEMS OF THE BODY SKIP-COUNTING PUZZLE, which uses counting by 10s to create a picture of six major systems of the body;
-SYSTEMS OF THE BODY POSTER, which describes the circulatory, respiratory, skeletal, nervous, digestive, and muscular systems;
-YOUR SKELETON, a read and color activity highlighting the major bones of the skeletal system; and
-SYSTEMS FILL-IN-THE-BLANK, with sentences to complete and a labeling activity.
Technical info: The files are in PDF format, combined into a single zip drive. Answer keys are included.