If you are learning about the human body and anatomy and physiology in your homeschool, you are going to love the theme of the free printables we have been offering recently. These free circulatory system worksheets will help you easily teach your children all about the human circulatory system.
Human Body Worksheets
Our team has been busy creating many resources on the human body and the human body system, such as human body worksheets. If you enjoy learning with science unit studies you are going to love all the freebies and round-ups we are working on!
You may have seen our post on Free Printables for Apologia’s Elementary Anatomy Book where we had all the freebies organized by lesson in the book. I am going to be doing the same thing in this new series where each post is focusing on a vital system of the human body.
These will be great to accompany the Apologia Anatomy and Physiology book as well as any human body unit study.
The Human Circulatory System
Today we are focusing on the circulatory system which is an important network of organs and vessels responsible for the flow of all our blood, nutrients, hormones, oxygen and gases to and from our cells.
Learning about this body system includes studying blood type, the function of blood, and the heart. Kids will see how the respiratory system works alongside the circulatory system to provide food and oxygen to the body cells.This post is part of the FREE Human Body Systems Worksheets Series
Free Circulatory System Worksheets:
Circulatory system worksheets are a great way for kids to learn about the human body. Kids can color, label parts, and match vocabulary words with their definitions. Plus kids will learn about the flow of blood not only through the heart but the rest of the body. Check out all the great printables below and download a circulatory system diagram worksheet you can use in your homeschool today.
Circulatory Worksheets for Kids – These fun cardiovascular system worksheets not only help kids label the parts of the cardiovascular system but also cover how blood flows through the body.
Circulatory System Matching Worksheet – This worksheet has kids match the vocabulary words with the definition. For example, kids will need to match red blood cells with the part of blood that carries oxygen and white blood cells with the part of blood that fights infection.
Circulation Station Coloring Page – This coloring page has kids color the flow of blood throughout the body. There are two pictures side by side. One is of the arteries and the other shows the veins.
Circulatory System Worksheets, Video and Quiz – This link includes not only worksheets, a video, and a quiz, but also an interactive activity that kids can complete on any device.
Heart Anatomy Clip Art, Coloring Pages, Labeling Worksheets and More – You’ll find a collection of clip art, coloring pages, labeling worksheets, and more. It’s a great way to introduce kids to the left ventricle, the right ventricle, the left atrium, and the right atrium. Kids will also see the pathway of blood as the heart pumps.
The Inner Body Website Cardiovascular System with interactive maps and information. The information includes an explanation of pulmonary circulation. These circulation worksheets also show some of the smaller blood vessels.
Study the Anatomy of the Heart
A study of the circulatory system needs a detailed study of the anatomy of the heart. These worksheets will help your kids learn the parts of the heart as they label and color the different parts of the heart.
Our Human Body Systems Labeling and Diagramming Worksheets have an Instant Download for the Circulatory System. This will help your children memorize the different parts of the circulatory system by using the free labels included.
Inside Out Anatomy Circulation Worksheet – This worksheet gives you a look into pulmonary circulation and the path of oxygen-rich blood through the heart.
Awesome Anatomy Heart Diagram Worksheet – The Awesome circulatory system diagram worksheet gives children the chance to color the heart as they learn about the different parts.
Heart Labeling Worksheet – This worksheet shows the path of blood through the heart and lungs. Kids see how carbon dioxide is removed and the blood is enriched with oxygen. It’s a great addition to your study of the circulatory system.
Diseases of the Circulatory System – This research notebook will help students learn about aneurysms, arteriosclerosis, blood clots, congestive heart failure, coronary heart disease, heart attack, and high blood pressure.
Circulatory System Lesson Plans
If you’re looking for circulatory system lesson plans, then you’ll love these links. These lesson plans include videos, activities, and notebooking pages. You’ll find everything you need to teach your kids about the human circulatory system.
Introduction to the Circulation System Lesson Plans – You’ll find a series of lesson plans that walk kids through learning about the human circulatory system. Kids will make a stethoscope, learn about heart disease, and discuss the definition of heart terms such as heart attack and heartthrob.
Circulatory System Lesson Plans with video links – These lesson plans include having kids draw a heart and the pathway of blood through it, how heart disease can require a transplant, and researching artificial hearts and their design.
Kids Guide to the Circulatory Series – The Kids Guide to the Circulatory System is put together by Pacific Medical Training. You’ll find lesson plans, activities, information about the heart, and more.
We love using notebooking alongside any topic or unit study. We have created a Free Diseases of the Circulatory System Notebooking Research Journal to go along with this study. Your children will take a look at eight common circulatory system diseases that can plague the body. Your students will learn about this body system by studying what can go wrong with it!
Circulatory System Notebooking Pages – You’ll find several different notebooking pages that help kids learn about the functions of the circulatory system.
The Circulation Game – This fun game for 2-6 players demonstrates the function of the circulatory system as kids move blood cells, food, and waste tokens to their goals.
Other Human Anatomy Worksheets:
These free printables are a great addition to learning about the various systems of the human body. You’ll find worksheets for labeling each body system, checking your kids’ reading comprehension, and learning vocabulary.
Human Body Systems Labeling Sheets for every body system, with answers included.
Human Body Systems Vocabulary Copywork Notebook with 78 pages of vocabulary terms about the human body to copy and remember.
Free Human Anatomy Coloring Pages for Students
A fun way to introduce your kids to anatomy is with coloring pages. We have listed out some human anatomy coloring pages that are great for kids of all ages. You’ll find human anatomy coloring pages for all the major systems of the body, as well as additional anatomy and physiology worksheets.
Sara Dennis is a veteran homeschool mom of six who’s still homeschooling her two youngest kids after the older four have graduated, entered college, and moved on to adult life. She blogs at Classically Homeschooling.