3-5 Life Science: Human Body I
3-5 Core Curriculum – Life Science:
This is Volume I of the three part 3-5 Core Curriculum Human Body series.
Brains, eyeballs, muscles and bones! Welcome to Grades 3-5 Human Body Volume 1, a multisensory and hands-on exploration of the human muscular, skeletal, nervous, vision and hearing systems. Highlights include 32 hands-on activities and experiments to engage your children and provide a multisensory exploration of body systems. Each chapter includes current and active links to multiple videos, hands-on activities, experiments, readings, worksheets, charts, interactive websites, games, full-color high resolution graphics, and more!
Take a peek inside:
Major muscles of the muscular system
Muscles used in everyday activities
Skeletal, smooth and cardiac muscles
How muscles and bones work together
Major bones of the skeletal system
Protecting the skull and its contents
The purpose of cartilage, tendons and ligaments
The human brain
Neurons and the nervous system
How the eye works
Cool eye tricks
The interdependence of human body systems
How the ear works
How sound waves travel
How to protect your hearing
and much more!
activities in this unit study are presented in an easy to follow format with an active and updated web link. Click on the link and the best resources on the World Wide Web appear for your children. The links bring the world to your children by providing streaming videos, interactive web sites, educational games, audio files, and more.