Year 4 A fun demonstration of digestion

Linking to the topic animals including humans and , this is an exciting lesson for year 4 that your pupils will never forget! Lead a practical demonstration explaining how the human digestive system works (yes, really!) followed by a ‘build the digestive system’ game for your class to play.

This pack includes:

  • A differentiated lesson plan
  • A PowerPoint presentation explaining how the human digestive system works and containing instructions for the demonstration and the game
  • A printable game entitled ‘Race to the Loo’
  • Three guided reading spreads: How toilets work, interview with a scientist who turns poo into rocket fuel, and an incredible invention - the London sewage system
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Created: Oct 16, 2018

Updated: Mar 6, 2019


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