Display The human body is a fascinating topic for children of all ages. Our collection of resources will help your class to explore the human body and how it works by looking at the organs, bones, muscles and other areas that work together to make our bodies work.
Human growth and change
Video All living creatures are born, grow, have young and change over time. Humans learn many things as they grow up; how to talk, walk, swim and make important choices in their life. Includes animal footage which could be compared with humans.
Human development- BBC Video
Video An image of a baby in a cot is followed by a montage of shots showing how our features change as we age; for example, noses and ears. An elderly wife explains how her husband has changed as he has grown older.
Animals including humans
Lesson Lesson plan, explanation text and worksheets. There is a PDF and an editable version of each worksheet. The resources are designed for the new primary curriculum for Year 2, but could also be used with Year 5 if the lesson plan was adapted