Science 5th grade

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Stingray Chaser

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5th Digestion and Respira

  • trachea -- air tube that connects throat to lungs
  • air sacs -- thin walled chambers in the lungs through which oxygen moves into the blood
  • enzymes -- salivary glands release to break down food
  • small intestine -- long, coiled organ where most of digestion takes place
  • respiratory sys -- take air in and push it back out
  • bronchial tubes -- carry air from the trachea to the lungs
  • saliva -- begins the chemical breakdown of food
  • stomach -- muscular organ that stores and food and digests it
  • large intestine -- organ that absorbs water and salts from undigested material
  • larynx -- part of the throat used in speaking
  • digestivesystem -- break down food to form cells the body can use
  • peristalsis -- wavelike motion in esophagus
  • villi -- in wall of small intestine; nutrients pass through loops made of blood vessels

5th Life Processes

  • photosynthesis -- food making process in plants
  • life processes -- functions of living things
  • organ -- made of cells
  • cortex -- connects epidermis to inner core
  • taproot -- ie carrot, one main root
  • cellrespiration -- using oxygen to release the energy in food
  • cell -- basic unit of living things
  • tissue -- cells form
  • roots -- underground foundation of a plant
  • root cap -- tip of the root
  • leaf -- plant part that grows from the stem
  • air sacs -- thin chambers in the lung through which oxygen moves into the blood
  • nutrients -- substances need to live and grow
  • epidermis -- layer that covers the root
  • stem -- connecst the roots and leaves
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