Reading, Writing and Science, “The Heart: Structure and Function”


Engaging information about the human heart with drawings, word study, match words with meanings, and labelling a diagram. This extends a student's knowledge base and conceptual development. This is suitable for home schooling and holiday lessons while providing enjoyable reading material and related activities. Great for Year 6, 7 and 8.


Priced in $A. How the heart works is the subject of this 7-page item for Grades 6, 7 and 8. Four pages of reading with two diagrams are followed by writing activities. A labelled diagram of the heart helps the student to label the blank diagram. Students are introduced to the four chambers of the heart, the aorta, valves and septa. The concepts of structure and function are explained. This set of activities aims to develop content knowledge, vocabulary and concepts. Some repetition in different forms helps to consolidate learning. It is suitable for home schooling and extra study for the keen student.