Ch 23: The Digestive System Lesson Plans

About This Chapter

The Digestive System chapter of this course is designed to help you plan and teach the students in your classroom about the processes involved in digestion. The video lessons, quizzes and transcripts can easily be adapted to provide your lesson plans with engaging and dynamic educational content. Make planning your course easier by using our syllabus as a guide.

Weekly Syllabus

Below is a sample breakdown of the Digestive System chapter into a 5-day school week. Based on the pace of your course, you may need to adapt the lesson plan to fit your needs.

Day Topics Key Terms and Concepts Covered
Monday Anatomy and Physiology of the Mouth Learning about the enzymes in saliva
Tuesday Anatomy and Physiology of the Mouth A look at how chemical digestion occurs
Wednesday Anatomy and Physiology of the Mouth An exploration of how the alimentary canal helps to eliminate waste
Thursday Anatomy of the Throat, Esophagus and Stomach The process of swallowing, the location of the esophagus, and the glands of the stomach
Friday Anatomy of the Intestines: Pancreas, Gallbladder and Anus How the pancreas helps with digestion, and the roles of the gallbladder and anal sphincter muscles

Chapter Practice Exam
Test your knowledge of this chapter with a 30 question practice chapter exam.
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Practice Final Exam
Test your knowledge of the entire course with a 50 question practice final exam.
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