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Unit plan: Designing a model of the human digestive system

YearRangeCurriculumStrand

9-10

Lower Secondary

Science


Technology


Nature of Science
Living World

Nature of Technology
Technological Practice
Technological Knowledge

Overview

Students design a working model of part of the human digestive system, which can be built in the classroom.

Purpose

To design a model of the mechanical, chemical, and biological (enzymatic) processes of each part of the human digestive system.

Keywords

Lab bench model, human digestive system, nutrients, energy release, glycaemic load, in vitro, in vivo.

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