The last couple of months we have been creating and sharing tons of free resources that will help you study the human body. We are finishing up this series by learning about the nervous system. The nervous system is a complex network of nerves and cells that transmit messages to two main parts of our body: the brain and spinal cord.
When learning about the nervous system your children will learn a lot of detailed information. They will have the most fun learning about the brain, it is so fascinating! I have put together a round up of worksheets that will help you to help your children learn more about the nervous system and how it works. These work great to do a unit study of this specific body system. You are also going to enjoy all of our free instant downloads!
FREE Nervous System Worksheets:
The FREE Notebooking Research Journal for the Diseases of the Nervous System will help your students learn how the nervous system works an the diseases that can cause it not to work properly. This is another instant download that will help your students research nine different nervous system diseases.
We like to use labeling and diagramming to help with memorization with the different parts of the human body. We created a free instant download for all the human body systems! The Human Body Systems Labeling and Diagramming Worksheet includes fill-in-the-blanks for your children to label the parts of the brain, spinal cord, ganglion, and nerves.
Here are some books and models that go along with a study about the nervous system:
Your Nervous System (Searchlight Books ™ — How Does Your Body Work?)Survive! Inside the Human Body, Vol. 3: The Nervous SystemNervous System (Beginning Science: Body Systems)My First Book About the Brain (Dover Children’s Science Books)Think Tank! The Human Brain and How It Works – Anatomy for Kids Learning Resources Brain ModelHuman Brain Anatomy Model – Build your Own
Don’t forget to check out our other related freebies:
FREE Human Body Systems Labeling Sheets for every body system, with answers included.
FREE Human Body Systems Reading Comprehension Science Unit with six reading comprehension lessons based on the human body.
FREE Human Body Systems Vocabulary Copywork Notebook with 78 pages of vocabulary terms about the human body to copy and remember.
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