This 12-piece set will help teach Gr. 3-5 students the main body systems:
Key vocabulary terms covered:
Circulatory system: jugular vein, carotid artery, aorta, heart, inferior vena cava, femoral artery, femoral vein.
Skeletal & muscular system: skull, pectorals, biceps, triceps, ribs, humerus, ulna, radius, abdominals, femur, tibia, fibular, quadriceps, gastrocnemius
Digestive system: salivary glands, mouth, esophagus, liver, stomach, gall bladder, pancreas, large intestine, small intestine
Respiratory system: trachea, bronchus, lung, bronchioles, alveoli, diaphragm
Types of muscles: cardiac, smooth, skeletal,
Inside the lungs: bronchus, bronchiole, alveoli
Breathing: inhale, exhale, expand, contract, lungs, diaphragm, ribs
Joints: hinge, pivot, ball, socket, gliding
The Heart: to and from body, to and from lungs, atria, ventricle
Blood vessels: arteries, capillaries, vein
Digestion in the mouth: tongue, salivary gland, pharynx, epiglottis, esophagus, trachea
Small intestine absorption: villi
Mini bulletin board set also includes an instructional guide with display ideas, classroom activities, and related learning standards.