5 th Grade
Standard 2d - Students know the role of the kidney in removing cellular waste from
blood and converting it into urine, which is stored in the bladder.
1. Digestive System Review
Last week you learned about
Which is the
correct order of your digestive system
stomach, esophagus, small intestine, large
esophagus, stomach, large intestine, small
esophagus, stomach, small intestine, large
What part of
your digestive system absorbs vitamins, minerals and fats?
2. What is the urinary
ever wondered why your body has to urinate? Where does that fluid
come from? Why is it yellow?
Click this link t o
find the main parts of the urinary system and the job of the kidneys.
Click on this link to watch a move that explains how your kidneys
3. So how does it
The urinary system is part of a bigger system that gets rid of all the
waste in your body called the excretory system. Use the brainpop movie
to find out more about the excretory system. Look for the answer
to these questions:
kidneys look like?
What happens to the waste?
Where does the waste come from?
Click here to see a BrainPop movie
Here is a game that will help you learn about your kidneys
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