“Human Heart” Science Literacy Grade 6,7


Human Heart is a science and literacy lesson package for Years 6, 7 or 8.  It is about its structure and functions. Text with writing actvities. Engaging information, drawings, specialist vocabulary.


Human Heart

Human Heart is a 4-page science and literacy package for Grade 6 or 7. Text is 3 pages followed by writing activities.This unit introduces the four chambers of the heart and concepts of structure and function.

Following the reading task:

>Two diagrams as separate downloads.
>One diagram is labelled the other is blank and students copy labels.

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Easy to use this unit – easy to teach. Give students two readings of the text if necessary. If answering questions, allow the student to check the text first.