Interact with the body's systems! This book of multi-layered models will help students to understand where precisely various organs and bones are situated. Lesson pages provide objectives, materials needed, a short introduction to the system or body part, and step-by-step instructions with teaching points integrated. Covers the senses, tongue, eye, ear, skin, skeleton, joints, long bones, tooth, brain, digestive system, respiratory system, heart, urinary system and muscles. 128 reproducible pages, softcover. Grades 3-6.
Easy-to-make manipulatives help students understand the inner workings of the human body. Reproducible patterns and easy step-by-step instructions help students construct bone and stomach books, a spinal column out of cardboard and string, paper models of the major organs and systems of the human body, and more! Includes background information, facts about drugs, nicotine, and alcohol, plus an updated resource list and web links! For use with Grades 3-6.
Donald M. Silver and Patricia J. Wynne are the co-authors of several successful Scholastic Teaching Resources books, including Adorable Wearables That Teach About the Human Body, Easy Make & Learn Projects: The Human Body, Lift & Look Science Mini-Books and Manipulatives, and more. Donald and Patricia both live in New York City.