The Digestive System Rap (Preview)
Strand: Animals including humans
Sc4/2.2a describe the simple functions of the basic parts of the digestive system in humans
Ideas for use in class
1. Prior to playing the video, encourage children to listen and watch for a purpose.
Invite different groups/individuals within the class to listen for particular information:
Lower ability – “Can you name a part of the human digestive system?”
Middle ability – “Can you name more than one part of the human digestive system?”
Upper ability – “Using technical language, can you describe the journey food takes when it enters the human body?”
2. Play the video.
3. Elicit responses from the children.
4. Play video again to consolidate learning.
5. Review children’s learning by enabling them to complete a poster review in small groups.