Human Body Systems

Human Body Systems – Homeostasis – Week 28
Homeostasis in Humans Notesheet – Week 28
Human Body Systems WebQuest – Week 28
Nervous System and Musculoskeletal System – Week 29
Nervous System and Musculoskeletal System – Week 29
Muscle Fatigue Lab – Week 29
Reproductive System Questions – Week 29
Reproductive System – Innovative – Week 29
Circulatory, Respiratory, and Digestive systems – Week 29
Digestive, Respiratory, and Circulatory Notesheet – Week 29
Circulatory System Lab – Week 29
Infectious agents and the Immune System – Week 30
Infectious agents and the Immune System Note Sheet – Week 30
Excretory System and Lab Report Directions – Week 30
Excretory System Note Sheet – Week 30
Lab Report Rubric
Hereditary Factors and Infectious Agents – Week 30
A big discovery about little people article and questions
DIA 7 Study Guide – Human Body Systems
What am I – DIA 7 Review
Human and Animal Diseases – Week 31
Human Body Systems – Week 31
4th Quarter Progress Report Checklist and Bonus Point Opportunity

TeacherKevin Kearney
Subject AreaScience
Grade Level6
Week #28-31
Unit of InstructionHuman Body Systems
Standard(s) Taught

SC.6.L.14.5: Identify and investigate the general functions of the major systems of the human body (digestive, respiratory, circulatory, reproductive, excretory, immune, nervous, and musculoskeletal) and describe ways these systems interact with each other to maintain homeostasis.

SC.6.L.14.6: Compare and contrast types of infectious agents that may infect the human body, including viruses, bacteria, fungi, and parasites.

HE.6.C.1.5: Explain how body systems are impacted by hereditary factors and infectious agents.

Learning Targets and Learning Criteria

Students will be able to identify the major body systems and describe how they interact to maintain homeostasis.

Students will be able to differ between viruses, bacteria, fungi, and parasites.

Students will be able to explain how infectious agents and hereditary factors impact the human body.

Classroom Activities

Human Body WebQuest

Muscle Fatigue Lab

Cardiovascular Lab and Lab Report

Catching a Cold

Human Body System Illnesses

A Big Discovery about Little People Article

Body Systems Interactions

Assignments Due

Human Body WebQuest – Week 28

Reproduction chapter questions – Week 29

Cardiovascular or Muscle Fatigue Lab Report – Assigned: Week 30, Due: 4/30 (Week 32)

Catching a cold writing prompt – Week 30

Human Body System Illness Activity – Week 30

A Big Discovery about Little People Article and Questions – Week 30

Body Systems Interaction Activity – Week 31

Additional Resources