K-2 Core Curriculum - Life Science: The Human Body
In this fun and interactive unit study, designed to meet and exceed state and national standards, your children will explore an introduction to biology with a focus on the human body and health! With over 30 activities and 23 hands-on projects and experiments, your children will be fascinated from beginning to end. Each chapter includes a variety of activities, including videos, hands-on projects, experiments, interactive websites, readings, worksheets, games, and much more to make learning FUN!
This unit study is part of our life science (biology) core curriculum series for grades K-2. The time needed to complete this unit study will vary for each child, but you should expect to spend approximately 20-30 hours.
Take a peek inside:
- The five senses
- Taste buds and salivary glands
- The importance of touch
- Why things smell
- The human eye and how it works
- The human ear and how it works
- Unusual sensory abilities of animals
- Writing with your senses
- Major body parts and their functions
- Skeletal system
- Muscular system
- Nervous system
- Circulatory system
- Digestive system
- Embarrassing bodily functions
- Sleep and rest
- Physical activity and exercise
- Germs and the importance of cleanliness
- and much more!
All 30 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. But this unit study is not just a collection of web sites to read! It is much more than that! The links bring the world to your children by providing streaming videos, interactive web sites, educational games, audio files, and more.
At Intellego Unit Studies, we believe in the varied learning styles and multiple intelligences of every child. That's why all of our unit studies include reading and writing activities, videos, art, comparisons, drawing and painting, discussions, hands-on activities, art projects, full-color high resolution graphics, printable activity pages, and more!