Human Body Systems
Age 12-14: Concept 2 - Semester 2: Unit 4

In this unit, you will explore the human body. Each lesson will cover one of the nine systems in the human body and their main organs. This includes the muscular, cardiovascular, respiratory, digestive, urinary, reproductive, immune, and nervous systems. You will also learn about how the human body grows and maintains development. For your final project, you will create a presentation through PowerPoint of poster board demonstrating your knowledge of the human body.

Other Items You May Need

The Age 12-14 semester 2 science units require materials from the Semester 2 Science Kit.
$58.50 #1808 Age 12-14 - Semester 2 Science Kit


  • Able to read and comprehend novels at an 8th or 9th grade reading level
  • Able to write multiple paragraphs on a topic
  • Can write a five-paragraph essay
  • Usually used by children in the eighth grade

Table of Contents

  • Lesson 1: Our Bodies
  • Lesson 2: Cells, Tissues, and Organs
  • Lesson 3: Musculoskeletal System
  • Lesson 4: Cardiovascular System
  • Lesson 5: Respiratory System
  • Lesson 6: Digestive System
  • Lesson 7: Urinary System
  • Lesson 8: Endocrine System
  • Lesson 9: Reproductive System
  • Lesson 10: Immune System
  • Lesson 11: Nervous System (2 Days)
  • Lesson 12: Balance in the Body
  • Lesson 13: Human Growth and Development
  • Final Project: Body Systems Presentation (3 Days)

Summary of Skills

Moving Beyond the Page is based on state and national standards. These standards are covered in this unit.
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