Human Body

Lesson 2

Objective

Identify and explain the different systems found in the human body and why each system is important by identifying the main topic of sections of a text.

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Target Task

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Identify and explain the different systems found in the human body and why each system is important.

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Key Questions

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  • Based on the table of contents, what information do you think you will learn in this text? Why?

  • What is a system?

  • What is the skeletal system made of? Why is the skeletal system important?

  • What is the muscular system? Why is it important?

  • What is the nervous system? Why is it important?

  • Spiral review: What is the main topic of each section? What key details support the main topic?

Vocabulary

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skeletal system

muscular system

nervous system

Notes

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This is an overview text and should be done as shared or independent reading. Preview and teach any tricky vocabulary before students read on their own.

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Common Core Standards

  • RI.2.2 — Identify the main topic of a multiparagraph text as well as the focus of specific paragraphs within the text.