The Human Endocrine System

A full lesson introducing the Human Endocrine System as part of the Hormonal coordination in humans topic for AQA Biology (4.5.3)

The lesson includes:
Whiteboard starter question
Learning outcomes and keywords sheet
A suggested homework
Key definitions sheet
A video link to TEDed with accompanying comprehension question sheet
A label-you-own endocrine glands slide and accompanying blank body outline
A six mark comparison question of the nervous and endocrine systems
Mix and match activity for the glands and their products
Exam question plenary
Extension task with double-bubble map

Powerpoint includes full notes on suggested usage on the notes section of the powerpoint.

All comment gratefully received! I hope this is useful

Cover Image by staff (2014) Medical gallery of Blausen medical used under CC BY 3.0; accessed at Wikipedia 02/2019


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  • 1.-Introduction-to-Hormones.pptx
  • Blank-Body-Diagram.docx
  • TEDed-Hormones-comprehension-sheet.docx
  • Double-Bubble-Map.docx

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Created: Feb 23, 2019

Updated: Mar 8, 2019


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