“Pecs, Calf And Other Muscles”, Grades 5,6


Pecs, Calf And Other Muscles is a 4-page account of the bigger skeletal muscles suitable for Grades 5 and 6, and even Year 7.

It includes 3 black and white diagrams, a 3-page account and word and writing tasks. Children find the words in the diagrams and colour certain muscles. The student explains prefixes of bi, tri and quad, and research and write a paragraph.

Anyone involved in the teaching or tutoring of children can download, print and teach with this material. It is probably 3 half-hour sittings with a child or small group.

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Pecs, Calf And Other Muscles

Pecs, Calf And Other Muscles is a 4-page lesson package for Grades 5 and 6 and deals with main skeletal muscles of the human body.

What Is In Pecs, Calf And Other Muscles

It includes:

  • a 3-page account in 16pt.
  • 3 diagrams in black and white,
  • a look at some words with their prefixes, and
  • a 1-paragraph report of a muscle of the child’s choice.

Who Uses This Package

This is for Grades 5 and 6 and their parents. It can be downloaded and printed by anyone teaching this year level on a one to one basis or a small group.

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