Andrea, more body systems? --> Circulatory System Lesson - model of heart with water bottles
This Heart STEM activity to build a functioning heart model uses all 4 STEM pillars - Science, Technology, Engineering and Math. Kids will spend some time learning about their own heart rates, then how blood flows through the body. For the exciting conclusion engineer and build a functioning model of a beating heart.
week 8 cycle 3 Make an anatomical model of the human heart! All it takes is some aluminum foil, crepe paper, pipe cleaners, and clay! Also, instructions for how to build a heart pump and represent blood flow!
Love this idea! Teach kids the digestive system by decorating an apron with markers or fabric paint. When they wear the apron, children will be able to see where the parts of their own digestive system are located.