Reading, Writing, Science: The Heart


The Heart: Structure And Function

These worksheets have engaging information, drawings, word study and a labelling activity. This extends a student’s knowledge base and literacy.

Who Uses This Worksheet Bundle

  • home schooling,
  • holiday lessons while providing enjoyable reading material and related activities.
  • Year 6, 7 and 8.
  • for any parents wanting to develop their child’s knowledge and skills. Download and print in black.


The Heart: Structure And Function

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.

A Similar Item

The link below is a literacy unit about the respiratory system. This one is for Grade 5,6 and 7.