Let's Look at Body Systems!
Series of 7 titles
Let’s Look at Body Systems! introduces early fluent readers to the body’s seven systems with fun and informative storylines. In each book, a fictional child character investigates a specific body system, learning how it helps him or her function each day. Bright, detailed illustrations show the body parts and system processes, matching the storylines and enhancing imagination, while tightly controlled text helps enhance reading skills. Readers will learn what parts and processes of the human body are involved in each body system, all while getting a look inside!
Each title includes tools for teachers and caregivers, a table of contents, an index, and a glossary. Back matter includes a body system diagram and Let’s Review! feature to reinforce the content.
SLJ Review of Let's Look at Body Systems
Take a look under human skin and explore the fun world of anatomy and physiology with this early chapter series about how systems work in the body. The step-by-step processes take readers through each part of the body and talk about the interconnected aspect of how systems work.
The explanation of the immune system in particular stands out, as it dives deep into something relevant for readers right now with easy-to-understand, illustrated explanations.
VERDICT: Filled with simple anatomical models and colorful illustrations throughout, this series is a must-have for elementary-aged budding biology readers.