Digestion involves different parts of the body, each having an important role.
Energy and nutrients provided by food and drink are utilised by the body in a process called digestion.
Pupils should recognise the parts of the body involved in digestion and know their roles in the four major phases of the digestion process.
This area covers:
A presentation exploring the digestion process.
A worksheet exploring the digestion process.
A worksheet looking at the different stages of digestion
A worksheet looking at digestive functions.
A worksheet about labeling the digestive system.
The questions and answers from an interactive quiz about digestion.
In this short video clip you will see what happens to food in the mouth.
In this short video clip you will see how the stomach works.
In this short video clip you will see how the body absorbs nutrients from food.
In this short video clip you will see inside the colon.
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