Human Body Unit
BrainWorks: Neuroscience for Kids (VIDEO) With the help of five kids, host Eric Chudler takes viewers on a journey inside of the brain. The show begins in the studio with an introduction to the nervous system. The kids then visit laboratories where they learn about automatic functions of the brain and how the electrical activity of the brain is recorded. Back in the studio, the kids see a real human brain and build their own model nerve cells and brains.
Human Body: Immune System and Germs
This week, we have been learning about the immune system and germs. If you missed the other parts of our Human Body Study, you can see them here: Human Body – Doctor’s Bag, Human Body ~ Body Parts, Human Body: Bones, Joints and Muscles, Senses, Cells, Heart, Blood and Circulation, Digestive System and Nutrition, the Brain and Nervous System and the Skin, Hair and Nails. This activity was …
Fighting the Flu: How Your Immune System Uses Its Memory | Science Project
In this science project, you will make a simple model to investigate how the immune system defends the human body from common illnesses, and the role of the immune system's memory in this process.