If you are learning about human anatomy this year here are some great resources to put together your own unit study all about the human heart! We also have a whole new series of Human Anatomy Freebies & Instant Downloads, including anatomy notebooking research journals series, human body systems labeling and diagramming worksheets, anatomy worksheets, human body systems vocabulary copywork, body systems reading comprehension science unit, and more!
FREE Printables about the Heart:
Project Heart from the Texas Heart Institute is a website focused on teaching the basics of the cardiovascular system and cardiovascular health to elementary school children. There is a kids section full of online games and activities. There is also a section just for educators with lesson plans broken down by grade level!
The Inner Body Website has an entire page devoted to the Cardiovascular System with interactive maps and tons of detailed information.
Recommended Resources for Learning about the Human Heart:
Cardiology for Kids …and Adults Too! (Super Smart Science)Learning Resources Cross-Section Human Heart Model, Large Foam Classroom Demonstration Model, 2Piece, Grades 2+, Ages 7+Human Body! (Knowledge Encyclopedias)Learning Resources Heart ModelDoc 2 Doc: Tony and Jace Learn About The HeartThe Anatomy Medical Book For Kids: A Coloring, Activity & Medical Book For KidsThe Heart: All about Our Circulatory System and More! (Smithsonian-science)
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