August 30, 2010

Unit Study: Human Body

This week my boys and I will be working on a Lapbook/ Folder about the Human Body.

Here is the Lesson Plan that goes with this Unit

And the different components that go with the Unit.

Cover Page

Human Body Flashcards

Human Body Flashcards Storage Pocket

Label the Body Part

Make yourself Coloring Page

All About Me Mini- Book:

Part 1

Part 2

Human Body Puzzle

Human Body Puzzle Storage Pocket

To assemble the Lapbook Fold both sides towards the middle. Then in the middle when open glue the Label the body parts activity. To the Left put the All about me mini-book, The human body puzzle and the human body flashcards. To the right put the color your child did of themselves. Glue the cover to the front then cut it down the middle so you can open the book!

Other Ideas to include in the teaching of the Human Body
Make Playdough body parts
Do Songs with Movements (Hokey Pokey)
Play Simons Says

Examples of Questions to ask if following the Lesson Plan
What does our body require to be healthy?
How are our bodies different from another?
How are they similar?
How many fingers and toes do you have? eyes? ears? nose? mouth? legs?

Have a healthy snack all week to keep our bodies healthy. Have you little one help with making the snack.

Ideas for books to read

The Magic School Bus Inside the Human Body
My Book about Me: By Me, Myself   [MY BK ABT ME]  [Hardcover]


  1. These unit studies are just wonderful! Thank u for posting!

  2. Thanks! Downloaded the body parts with labels - just what I was looking for!

  3. Wonderful unit! We are working on Letter X in the RRSP. Just wondering where the Five Senses mini book you used would be. I thought it was part of this unit but do not see it.
    Thanks for your help,

  4. This is a FANTASTIC unit of study -- would be so happy if you would be willing to hop over to my blog and add this post to our Smart Summer Challenge Linky Party today. We have tons of teachers and mamas sharing great ideas with each other.


    Pink and Green Mama

  5. Hooray! Thanks for linking up and sharing this with the Smart Summer Challenge!

    pink and green mama


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