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Interactive video lesson plan for: Human Body Systems: The 11 Champions (Updated)

Activity overview:

This is the updated Amoeba Sisters human organ systems video, which provides a brief introduction to each of the 11 human organ systems including the circulatory, digestive, endocrine, excretory, integumentary, lymphatic/immune, muscular, nervous, reproductive, respiratory, and skeletal systems. This video has a handout here:

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The Amoeba Sisters videos demystify science with humor and relevance. The videos center on Pinky's certification and experience in teaching science at the high school level. Pinky's teacher certification is in grades 4-8 science and 8-12 composite science (encompassing biology, chemistry, and physics). Amoeba Sisters videos only cover concepts that Pinky is certified to teach, and they focus on her specialty: secondary life science. For more information about The Amoeba Sisters, visit:

We cover the basics in biology concepts at the secondary level. If you are looking to discover more about biology and go into depth beyond these basics, our recommended reference is the FREE, peer reviewed, open source OpenStax biology textbook:

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11 questions

1. What is the basic level of organization in living organisms? (00:00:49)

2. Do organ systems work alone? Can you give an example? (00:01:25)

3. What is the main function of the circulatory system? (00:02:13)

4. Where does digestion FIRST start? (00:03:14)

5. What is the main function of the endocrine system? (00:03:41)

6. What are some ways your body gets rid of waste? (not including the digestive system!!!) (00:04:21)

7. What are the main functions of the integumentary system? (your skin) (00:04:38)

8. What are the three types of muscle tissue? (00:05:39)

9. What type of cells make up the nervous system? (00:06:13)

10. What are the main functions of the skeletal system? (00:07:07)

11. Which body system helps fight infection? (00:08:05)

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