• Test & Notebook Check Wednesday (Sept. 11th)

    Notebook Check

    • Levels of Organization Foldable
    • Human Body Systems Overview Notes Chart
    • Homeostasis: Biological Balance

    Test Focus Points 

    • List the levels of organization in the human body from smallest to largest (atom through organism) in the correct order
    • Identify and name the nervous & lymphatic systems by recognizing the functions and its components
    • Name one function of both the muscular & digestive systems
    • Name two functions of the skeletal system
    • Name two components of the integumentary, cardiovascular, and urinary systems
    • Respiratory system: name the gas is brought into the body
    • Endocrine system: name the substances secreted by the organs 
    • Reproductive system: name the ultimate goal
    • Explain how two specific body systems interact with one another 
    • Incredible Human Machine Video Clips
      • name the body's largest organ
      • name the flap of skin that seals off the windpipe
      • # of bones in the body?
      • how much body mass is made up of muscle? 
      • specialized cells in the brain? 
      • where does oxygen leave our lungs? 
      • site of blood cell formation? 
    • Define homeostasis in your own words
    • Identify and name diagrams as negative or positive feedback loop mechanisms