Human Digestive System

Human Digestive System

The digestive system is the body system that breaks down food and absorbs nutrients. It also gets rid of solid food waste. The digestive system is mainly one long tube from the mouth to the anus, known as the gastrointestinal tract (GI tract).

CK-12 (Middle School)

ESSENTIAL QUESTION:

How does the body use the nutrients found in the food that we eat?
STANDARDS:
RST.2 - Main Ideas, RST.4 - Key Terms

DEPTH OF KNOWLEDGE (DOK) LEVELS:

1,2
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