Students work in pairs or small groups to model the digestion of a cracker. This activity is meant to reinforce new knowledge of the digestive organs and what their functions are. Students become more familiar with the way food goes through their bodies and how it is broken down by each organ.
-I can identify the main structures and functions of the digestive system
-I can explain why we eat food
Includes: Lesson plan, modified plan for proficient students, student worksheet, and answer key.
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