Computer access to the internet.
1. Open to locate overview of digestive
system organs. Highlight each part to see its
location on the GI tract.
View diagrams of stomach & small
intestine for more advanced students.
2. Open the Virtual
Body Tour on the digestive system.
Click on English or Spanish.
Click on Digestive Tract.
Begin by taking the Guided Tour.
Click on the Zoom-In and move down
through the system reading the notes.
Complete the Organize Organs activity.
3. Click on animation
to observe movement of food from mouth toward stomach. Read text
on mouth, then close to view animation.
List the parts of the digestive system
the pizza passes to move toward the stomach.
For anatomy students be very specific,
including areas inside mouth & around teeth, and pharynx.
4. Click on movie
to trace an apple through GI tract.
List the organs the apple passes from
mouth to anus.
List 3 accessory organs.
5. Open the links to digestive system structures and move
the mouse on the black-yellow-red-green marks on the diagram to learn the
Anatomy & biology students should
click on ALSO links and read the text and digestive system trivia.
and Gall Bladder
6. Practice the quizzes from the following sites (you
don't have to do all of them):
& Drop Quiz
7. Learn about belches
and farts, gurgling
stomach noises, vomit
and what makes up feces.
8. Play the Constipation
Concentratation Game from the Ontario Science Center.
9. Figure out your BMI & BMR based on your daily activities
using the calories/hour
10. Create a data
table for all the foods your eating. Determine
the amount protein, fats & carbohydrates and calories your eating for
an entire week.
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