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Human Body___________________________ Spring

Terra Nova Week Link:

http://kidshealth.org/en/kids/center/htbw-main-page.html

Take this quiz

https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSer68HQUrFzxSIwWJSgA-snmko_it4p5SUPl15khZrjtIRGNg/viewform

Human Body Overall Conceots Addressed:

Keep a binder record of observations, recognizing patterns, summarizing findings, and reflecting on the observations.

Recognize and describe the hierarchical organization of living systems, including cells, tissues, organs, organ systems, whole organisms, and ecosystems.

Explain that multi-cellular organisms have specialized cells, tissues, organs and organ systems that perform certain necessary functions, including digestion, respiration, reproduction, circulation, excretion, movement, control and coordination and protection from disease.

Recognize that living organisms have certain structures and systems that perform specific functions, facilitating survival, growth and reproduction.

Recognize that humans need food, water, air, waste removal and a particular range of temperatures in their environment, just as other animals do.

Identify the functions of the human body’s systems, including digestion, respiration, reproduction, circulation, excretion, movement, control and coordination and protection from disease; and describe how they interact with one another.

Describe how the functions of all the human body systems are interrelated at a chemical level and how they maintain homeostasis.

Body System Interactive Games

http://www.bbc.co.uk/science/humanbody/body/index_interactivebody.shtml

http://www.getbodysmart.com/ap/muscletissue/fibers/menu/menu.html

http://www.innerbody.com/