Bodyworks: Introduction to Human Internal Anatomy

by  Cleveland Museum of Natural History

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Explore concepts in human structure and function, from cells to organs to organ systems. Uncover the basic levels of organization, and locations, structures and functions of major organ systems. View actual human specimens and anatomical models to learn how organ systems work together to support human life and how your behavior influences your body's health.

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Multipoint: $250.00
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Point to Point: $200.00
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By Request: $200.00
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1 hour, grades 4-6

Target Audience

Education: Grade(s) 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8

Minimum participants:

No minimum required.

Maximum participants:

We suggest 30 or less for maximum participation.

Primary Disciplines

Health/Physical Education, Sciences

Program Delivery Mode

Videoconference - H.323 (Polycom, Cisco/Tandberg, LifeSize, etc...)
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Cleveland Museum of Natural History

Cleveland, OH
United States

Our Mission Statement: To inspire, through science and education, a passion for nature, the protection of natural diversity, the fostering of health, and leadership to a sustainable future.
CMNH programs address appropriate Revised Ohio Academic Content Standards in Science and Social Studies, and the National Health Education Standards.

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Program Details


1. Students are asked to name key terminology: cells, tissues, organs, organ systems.
2. The human body is introduced as a multi-cellular organism, tracing the path from cells to tissues to organs.
3. Five systems are discussed at length: Skeletal, Muscular, Nervous, Circulatory, Respiratory
4. Throughout the program, students are challenged to carry out easy physical activities to demonstrate anatomical functions.
5. Questions are invited throughout the program.


Students will:
•List the hierarchy of organism organization: cells, tissues, organs and organ systems.
•Describe how the body uses oxygen and nutrients to make energy at the cellular level.
•Discuss major structures and functions of the skeletal, muscular, nervous, respiratory and circulatory systems of the human body.
•Explain how exercise benefits the human body.

Standards Alignment

National Standards

Grade 6: Standard 1
• Students will comprehend concepts related to health promotion and disease
prevention to enhance health.

* We have presented this program to grades 4-7 with great success. Your state
science requirements may differ from Ohio; this program is used by teachers to
enhance nutrition, biology, and physical education curriculum.

State Standards

Life Science
Grade 6 Science: Life Science-Cellular to Multicellular
•Cells are the fundamental unit of life.
•Cells carry on specific functions that sustain life.
•Living systems at all levels of organization demonstrate the complementary nature of
structure and function.