Name one internal structure found in animals?
Animals have different structures inside of them that help them survive. These internal structures are important for the animal's life and activities. Learning about these structures can help us understand how animals function.
Internal Animal Structures
Organ: A structure inside an animal's body that has a specific function Tissue: Groups of cells that work together to perform a specific job in the body System: A group of organs and tissues that work together to perform a specific task
What is your favorite internal animal structure?
The human brain is made up of more than 100 billion neurons! The heart pumps blood to every part of the body. The skin is the largest organ in the human body.
Draw / write: What are some of the internal structures that animals use to survive in their environment?
Draw / write: How do different internal structures help animals to move and interact with their environment?
What similarities do you see between the internal structures of different animals?
What have you learned about the importance of internal animal structures?