Domain 2: The Human Body

Domain 2- The Human Body
In this domain students will be learning each body system: circulatory, digestive, nervous, skeletal, muscle as well as keys to being healthy. Students will be discussing healthy foods to eat and keeping clean to fight against disease and germs. At home, you could support the human body domain by reading books about nutrition and each body system. You could also discuss food groups when you sit down for dinner!
Objectives for this unit:
1. Students will illustrate different body systems including important organs per system.
2. Students will explain diseases and illnesses as well as 5 key ways to stay healthy.
3. Students will identify the elements of a balanced diet.
4. Students will demonstrate voluntary muscle movement and explain the difference between involuntary and voluntary muscle movements.