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Health and the Physical Body

Course Book One Per Family

$19.99
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The full-color Course Book guides the parent through each lesson in the Health and the Physical Body science course. Hands-on activities, vocabulary words, access to captivating videos, vocabulary words, mini books, beautiful illustrations and images, along with engaging information is found throughout the course. Once you gather any simple lesson supplies, the lessons are open-and-go. Just turn to a lesson and start reading and learning together! This course is taught family-style and only one Course Book is needed per family. 

  • 103 pages
  • Full-color
  • 11 lessons
  • Wire bound; 8.5″x11″

A Student Journal for each child is also needed to complete this course.

Add one Student Journal per child.

Student Journal Grades 3-6 One Per Student

$4.99
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Each student grades 3–6 needs their own copy of the Health and the Physical Body Student Journal which includes interactive activities, games, and worksheets the child will complete during the lessons. The parent-led lessons in the Course Book will direct the student regarding when to complete the Student Journal activities.

  • 32 pages
  • Full-color
  • Saddle stitched; three hole punched; perforated; 8.5″ X 11″

Student Journal Grades 7-8 One Per Student

$5.99
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Each student grades 7–8 needs their own copy of the Health and the Physical Body Student Journal which includes interactive activities, games, and worksheets the child will complete during the lessons. The parent-led lessons in the Course Book will direct the student regarding when to complete the Student Journal activities. The grades 7–8  journal also includes a student-directed Lesson Extension for each lesson. These allow your older students to dive deeper into the lesson concepts.

  • 64 pages
  • Full-color
  • Saddle stitched; three hole punched; perforated; 8.5″ X 11″
Additional Options:

Health and the Physical Body Read-Aloud Book Pack

$15.98
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Two full-color, interactive books included in the optional Health and the Physical Body Read-Aloud Book Pack expand learning and provide a fun, engaging addition to your Health and the Physical Body study.

Have you ever caught a cold and wondered what it is, where it came from, how to treat it, and where it goes after you feel better? Learn the answers to these and many more questions in The Story of a Cold. Follow a Finnish girl named Ada who learns firsthand the science behind catching a cold when she herself becomes sick. (32 pages, full-color, 11″x8.5″)

50 Amazing Facts About Bones is a comprehensive book about bone anatomy and physiology. Full of illustrations, diagrams, sketches, and X-ray images, this book is thorough enough to engage a curious first-time bone explorer and enrich a student’s current skeletal study. (29 pages, full-color, 11″x8.5″)

These books are all published by The Good and the Beautiful Library and are designed to appeal to children in grades K–8. Lessons will prompt students when to read these optional books, but they are not integrated with the lessons.

The Story of Dr. Daniel Hale Williams by Boone Jenkins

$6.99
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Level 7

Sometimes the impact a person has on the world isn’t seen for years to come, and that was the case with Dr. Daniel Hale Williams. Though faced with discrimination and financial hardship, Dr. Williams pursued a degree to help provide quality medical care for African American people. In July 1893, Doctor Dan’s life changed forever as he found himself facing an enormous decision, one that could end his career and ruin his reputation forever but might just save the life of his ailing patient.

Written by Boone Jenkins, 54 pages, 5.5″x8.5″

This book is suggested to accompany our Health and the Physical Body science unit as extra reading for students in Grades 7–8.

Details:

Examine the unique way God created our bodies, the building blocks of a healthy lifestyle, how our cells work together to help us breathe, digest food, move, and much more in this captivating science unit.
Colorful coursebook pages, easy-to-teach lessons, awe-inspiring videos, and interactive student journals keep your young scientists active and involved in the learning process.

Don’t miss the read-aloud book pack and 7–8 extension book to expand learning!

Lesson 1 – How the Body Is Formed
Lesson 2 – The Digestive System: Part 1
Lesson 3 – The Digestive System: Part 2
Lesson 4 – The Basics of Nutrition
Lesson 5 – Vitamins and Hydration
Lesson 6 – The Renal System
Lesson 7 – The Circulatory System Part 1: The Heart
Lesson 8 – The Circulatory System Part 2: Blood
Lesson 9 – The Respiratory System
Lesson 10 – The Skeletal System
Lesson 11 – The Musculoskeletal System
Lesson 12 – The Integumentary System
Lesson 13 – Germs and Hygiene
Lesson 14 – Genes and Unique Features

Optional Suggested Reading

Optional books that correlate well with the Health and the Physical Body science unit.
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Health and the Physical Body Read-Aloud Book Pack

$15.98
Details

Two full-color, interactive books included in the optional Health and the Physical Body Read-Aloud Book Pack expand learning and provide a fun, engaging addition to your Health and the Physical Body study.

Have you ever caught a cold and wondered what it is, where it came from, how to treat it, and where it goes after you feel better? Learn the answers to these and many more questions in The Story of a Cold. Follow a Finnish girl named Ada who learns firsthand the science behind catching a cold when she herself becomes sick. (32 pages, full-color, 11″x8.5″)

50 Amazing Facts About Bones is a comprehensive book about bone anatomy and physiology. Full of illustrations, diagrams, sketches, and X-ray images, this book is thorough enough to engage a curious first-time bone explorer and enrich a student’s current skeletal study. (29 pages, full-color, 11″x8.5″)

These books are all published by The Good and the Beautiful Library and are designed to appeal to children in grades K–8. Lessons will prompt students when to read these optional books, but they are not integrated with the lessons.

The Story of Dr. Daniel Hale Williams by Boone Jenkins

$6.99
Details
Level 7

Sometimes the impact a person has on the world isn’t seen for years to come, and that was the case with Dr. Daniel Hale Williams. Though faced with discrimination and financial hardship, Dr. Williams pursued a degree to help provide quality medical care for African American people. In July 1893, Doctor Dan’s life changed forever as he found himself facing an enormous decision, one that could end his career and ruin his reputation forever but might just save the life of his ailing patient.

Written by Boone Jenkins, 54 pages, 5.5″x8.5″

This book is suggested to accompany our Health and the Physical Body science unit as extra reading for students in Grades 7–8.

50 Amazing Facts About Bones by Jessica Jung

$7.99
Details
Picture Book for All Ages

50 Amazing Facts About Bones is a comprehensive text about bone anatomy and physiology. Full of illustrations, diagrams, sketches, and X-ray images, this book is thorough enough to engage a curious first-time bone explorer and enrich a student’s current skeletal study. Learn all about bone basics, growth, structure, movement, composition, and healing as you take a look at the incredible human skeleton.

29 pages, full-color, 11″x8.5″

This book is an optional read-aloud book for our Health and the Physical Body Science Unit and is included in the optional Read Aloud Book Pack which is suggested to accompany that unit.

 

The Story of a Cold by Heather Horn and Elizabeth Thuernagle

$7.99
Details
Picture Book for All Ages

Have you ever caught a cold and wondered what it is, where it came from, how to treat it, and where it goes after you feel better? Learn the answers to these and many more questions in this book about a Finnish girl named Ada, who learns firsthand the science behind catching and treating a cold when she herself becomes sick.

32 pages, full-color, 11″x8.5″

This book is an optional read-aloud book for our Health and the Physical Body Science Unit and is included in the optional Read Aloud Book Pack which is suggested to accompany that unit.

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Find a digital download of the Parent Guide and Student Journals here. *NOTE: downloads are final sale and may not be refunded, returned, credited, or exchanged.
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Course Book (PDF)

$19.99
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PDF for self-printing

The full-color Course Book guides the parent through each lesson in the Health and the Physical Body science course. Hands-on activities, vocabulary words, access to captivating videos, vocabulary words, mini books, beautiful illustrations and images, along with engaging information is found throughout the course. Once you gather any simple lesson supplies, the lessons are open-and-go. Just turn to a lesson and start reading and learning together! This course is taught family-style and only one Course Book is needed per family.

  • PDF for self-printing
  • 103 pages
  • Full-color

A Student Journal for each child is also needed to complete this course.

Student Journal Grades 7-8 (PDF)

$9.99
Details

PDF for self-printing

Each student grades 7–8 needs their own copy of the Health and the Physical Body Student Journal which includes interactive activities, games, and worksheets the child will complete during the lessons. The parent-led lessons in the Course Book will direct the student regarding when to complete the Student Journal activities. The grades 7–8  journal also includes a student-directed Lesson Extension for each lesson. These allow your older students to dive deeper into the lesson concepts.

  • PDF for self-printing
  • 64 pages
  • Full-color

Student Journal Grades 3-6 (PDF)

$9.99
Details

PDF for self-printing

Each student grades 3–6 needs their own copy of the Health and the Physical Body Student Journal which includes interactive activities, games, and worksheets the child will complete during the lessons. The parent-led lessons in the Course Book will direct the student regarding when to complete the Student Journal activities.

  • PDF for self-printing
  • 32 pages
  • Full-color

How the Unit Works

Required Course Items

Course Book One Per Family

Details:

The full-color 103-page Course Book guides the parent through each lesson in the Health and the Physical Body science course. Hands-on activities, vocabulary words, access to captivating videos, vocabulary words, mini books, beautiful illustrations and images, along with engaging information is found throughout the course. Once you gather any simple lesson supplies, the lessons are open-and-go. Just turn to a lesson and start reading and learning together! This course is taught family-style and only one Course Book is needed per family.

Student Journal Grades 3-6 One Per Student

Details:

Each student grades 3–6 needs their own copy of the 32-page Health and the Physical Body Student Journal which includes interactive activities, games, and worksheets the child will complete during the lessons. The parent-led lessons in the Course Book will direct the student regarding when to complete the Student Journal activities.

Student Journal Grades 7-8 One Per Student

Details:

Each student grades 7–8 needs their own copy of the 64-page Health and the Physical Body Student Journal which includes interactive activities, games, and worksheets the child will complete during the lessons. The parent-led lessons in the Course Book will direct the student regarding when to complete the Student Journal activities. The grades 7–8  journal also includes a student-directed Lesson Extension for each lesson. These allow your older students to dive deeper into the lesson concepts.

Optional Suggested Reading

Health and the Physical Body Read-Aloud Book Pack

Details:

Two full-color, interactive books included in the optional Health and the Physical Body Read-Aloud Book Pack expand learning and provide a fun, engaging addition to your science studies. Purchase above.

Includes:

  • The Story of a Cold by Heather Horn and Elizabeth Thuernagle
  • 50 Amazing Facts About Bones by Jessica Jung

The Story of Dr. Daniel Hale Williams by Boone Jenkins

Details:

Sometimes the impact a person has on the world isn’t seen for years to come, and that was the case with Dr.
Daniel Hale Williams. Though faced with discrimination and financial hardship, Dr. Williams pursued a degree to help provide quality medical care for African American people. In July 1893, Doctor Dan’s life changed forever as he found himself facing an enormous decision, one that could end his career and ruin his reputation forever but might just save the life of his ailing patient.

This book is suggested to accompany our Health and the Physical Body Science Unit as extra reading for students in Grades 7-8. Purchase above.

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