Respiratory & muscular systems card game FUN & EDITABLE! 6 7 8th TX TEKS 7.12B

Respiratory & muscular systems card game FUN & EDITABLE! 6 7 8th TX TEKS 7.12B
Respiratory & muscular systems card game FUN & EDITABLE! 6 7 8th TX TEKS 7.12B
Respiratory & muscular systems card game FUN & EDITABLE! 6 7 8th TX TEKS 7.12B
Respiratory & muscular systems card game FUN & EDITABLE! 6 7 8th TX TEKS 7.12B
Respiratory & muscular systems card game FUN & EDITABLE! 6 7 8th TX TEKS 7.12B
Respiratory & muscular systems card game FUN & EDITABLE! 6 7 8th TX TEKS 7.12B
Respiratory & muscular systems card game FUN & EDITABLE! 6 7 8th TX TEKS 7.12B
Respiratory & muscular systems card game FUN & EDITABLE! 6 7 8th TX TEKS 7.12B
Grade Levels
Resource Type
Common Core Standards
Product Rating
File Type

Compressed Zip File

Be sure that you have an application to open this file type before downloading and/or purchasing.

4 MB|24 pages
Share
Product Description

Teaching your unit covering the respiratory and muscular systems doesn’t have to be overwhelming or boring. My students love this “slap game” hands on activity and I bet yours will too! Your students will be having fun and learning as they play this fun and challenging card game. The accompanying worksheet allows you to easily check for understanding and add a grade to your gradebook! This engaging activity makes reviewing or introducing the circulatory and skeletal systems easy for you and fun for your students!

Game style activities are a perfect way to engage students! I’ve found that my students really benefit from review games, especially around test time. This lesson is a perfect way to incorporate hands on activities into your classroom and is a great way to engage multiple learning styles.

WHAT’S INCLUDED

  • A 36 card "slap" style card game

  • Full instructions on how to play the game and effectively use it in your classroom.

  • Vocab worksheet to accompany the game. Perfect as a check for understanding, a graded assignment, or both!

  • EDITABLE TEMPLATE! This allows you to create additional cards to fit the needs of your curriculum or classroom!

  • FREE FONT! I’ve included the font used to create this resource. If you choose to use the editable template it makes the new cards you add match the design for seamless incorporation of your material. They are rights cleared and 100% free so you can use them in any way you like!

  • A matching style quiz (or homework assignment) so you can check for mastery of the material.

  • Additional activities perfect for early finishers or for enrichment of the lesson.

  • Full answer keys for all activities are included.

  • Vocabulary covered: involuntary muscles, voluntary muscles, tendon, striated muscle, muscular system, muscle, smooth muscle, cardiac muscle, skeletal muscle, respiratory system, oxygen, pharynx, diaphragm, larynx, trachea, alveoli, bronchi, bronchioles.

HOW I’VE USED THE LESSON IN MY CLASSROOM

I use this game as a key component of my body systems unit review. It’s a perfect way to incorporate hands on games into my classroom! I’ve found this lesson will also work as an introduction to the topic of the respiratory and muscular systems. By using the game as an introduction, you can gage prior knowledge of the topic.

Approximately one to two class periods in length (as a point of reference, I teach a 50-minute class). I generally have my students play the game a few times and then complete the worksheet as classwork on day one. As students turn in the completed worksheet I give them the matching worksheet as homework. On day two we’ll play the game a few times again and review the matching worksheet, allowing students to make corrections if needed. I generally complete all the portions of the lesson in two days. If you’re pressed for time one day should be enough for students to enjoy the game with the other portions as homework. Created by Mister Science.

FOR MY FELLOW TEXANS

I use this lesson to support Texas TEKS 7.12B.

However, this lesson would work well in any classroom that covers body systems, or the respiratory and muscular systems.

YOU MAY ALSO ENJOY

If you’re currently teaching a middle school unit covering body systems I bet you and your students will love my lesson that includes a respiratory system foldable, cutout, and guide to “Bill Nye the Science Guy: Respiration”

CHECK OUT THE ACTIVITY BY CLICKING HERE

CLICK HERE TO VISIT MY STORE

WE LOVE NEW FOLLOWERS!

Please follow my store! You’ll be the first to know every time I post a freebie, a new product, or have a special sale! To follow me, go to the top right of this page where you see my Mister Science drawing, next to the little green star it says “Follow Me”. Click on that and you’ll receive the updates. Thanks for stopping by my science store!

FEEDBACK

Did you know that you can receive credit towards future TpT purchases by reviewing this product? If you enjoy this product, please leave a review at the product page or through “My Purchases” under “My Account” at TpT. If you had a problem with the lesson PLEASE contact me prior to leaving negative feedback, I will do everything I can to make it right! I want all my fellow teachers who choose my lessons to be happy!

COPYRIGHT INFORMATION

Copyright © Mister Science. All rights reserved by author. This product is to be used by the original downloader only. Copying for more than one teacher, classroom, department, school, or school system is prohibited. This product may not be distributed or displayed digitally for public view. Failure to comply is a copyright infringement and a violation of the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA). Clipart and elements found in this PDF are copyrighted and cannot be extracted and used outside of this file without permission or license. Intended for classroom and personal use ONLY.

This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0 International License.

Total Pages
24 pages
Answer Key
Included
Teaching Duration
2 days
Report this Resource
Loading...
$3.75
Digital Download
avatar

Mister Science

1,377 Followers
Follow
More products from Mister Science
Product Thumbnail
Product Thumbnail
Product Thumbnail
Product Thumbnail
Product Thumbnail
Teachers Pay Teachers

Teachers Pay Teachers is an online marketplace where teachers buy and sell original educational materials.

Learn More

Keep in Touch!

Sign Up