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It is only six short slides, but an acceptable outline of the integumentary system. General facts about the system, layers, sublayers, and functions are listed as bullet-points. What would make this presentation more engaging for your human anatomy learners would be to add visuals such as photographs or diagrams.
Young scholars research the layers of the rainforest to the layers of the skin in a variety of web activities. In this layers lesson, students find similarities and differences between the layers of the rainforest and the layers of skin and chart them in a graphic organizer.
In this integumentary system worksheet, 9th graders list the two major layers of the skin and name the type of tissue composing each layer. Then they describe the structure and function of the hypodermis. Students also list three types of skin cancer and the characteristics for each.