Digestive System Teacher Resources
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Human Body Series - Digestive SystemLesson Planet
3rd - 5th CCSS: Adaptable
With articles entitled, "What's Puke?" and "What is a Fart?" this digestive system lesson is sure to be a gas! Elementary anatomists do a belly dance to illustrate how food moves through the digestive system and then design a board game...
How the Body Works: The Digestive SystemLesson Planet
4 mins 4th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
Break down the digestive system for your class. This webpage features a video, but also includes an article to read, an interactive assessment, and printables! Through the publisher's website, there are even individual videos about the...
Digestive SystemLesson Planet
10 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
The human body produces about 1.7 liters of saliva a day to aid in digestion. Here is a video that explores the digestive system, highlighting the difference between mechanical and chemical digestion. Scholars then see each organ of the...
The Digestive SystemLesson Planet
12 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
The human body produces about 1.7 liters of saliva a day to aid in digestion. The digestive systems of different organisms are examined in a video that follows the digestive path, beginning with acids, moves to the importance of surface...
How Your Digestive System WorksLesson Planet
5 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Ever wonder why it takes awhile to feel full when you eat a meal or snack? Follow food in its fantastic, 40-hour journey through your body with a video about the digestive system! Young anatomists explore the process of digestion,...
The Digestive System: Where Does Food Go?Lesson Planet
9th - 12th
Would you believe that your digestive system stretches to five times your height?! Help your pupils to understand this relationship as they work through the laboratory exercise. The first instructional activity of a 12-part series is a...
Human Body Series - Digestive System Quiz (Grades 9 to 12)Lesson Planet
6th - 12th
After learning about the function of the digestive system, pupils can show what information they've digested! Through seven multiple-choice questions, they tell how long it takes to digest foods, where nutrients are processed, the order...
Digestive System Analogies--A Group ActivityLesson Planet
6th - 9th
Students study the human digestive system in order for the students to relate common kitchen items to the function of specific digestive organs. They list major organs on one side and find the item or appliance most analogous to the...
"The Digestive Process Begins" and "Final Digestion and Absorption"Lesson Planet
6th - 8th CCSS: Designed
Want your class to digest text more thoroughly? Middle schoolers learn about the digestive system in the lesson and reinforce informational text reading skills through a variety of strategies. They engage in a close reading approach,...
Human Body Series - The Digestive System Quiz (Grades 6 to 8)Lesson Planet
6th - 8th
Get those gastric juices going with a delicious quiz on the digestive system! Middle school learners fill in the blanks about the process of digestion, the function of different organs and fluids, and problems that can occur with the...
Study Jams! The Digestive SystemLesson Planet
4th - 9th CCSS: Adaptable
Mostly made up of colorful diagrams, this presentation winds through the digestive system. Beginning with the mouth, passing by the liver, and then leaving the body, viewers examine the length of the digestive system on captioned slides....
Digestive System (Part 2)Lesson Planet
11 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
It takes about seven seconds for food to move from the mouth to the stomach. Pupils follow food from the mouth through digestion, exploring where mechanical and chemical digestion occur. Saliva, enzymes, acids, and chyme are a small...
Enzymes Help Us Digest Food ~ Introduction to Sugars and EnzymesLesson Planet
9th - 12th
After an explanatory introduction to sugars and enzyme activity, biochemists discover whether lactase is needed to digest lactose, sucrose, and milk as a whole. High school science lab skills are required for these investigations.