Here is a fascinating and visually appealing book your children will not want to put down! The first eight chapters are on the systems of the human body. Included are Bones and Muscles, Heart and Blood, Lungs and Air. From there, the book moves on to cover Brain and Nerves, Skin and Hair, Digestion and Nutrition. Finally, Glands, and the Immune System are dealt with. Each chapter contains not only information on diseases and disorders of the various systems, but advice on how to stay healthy.
The rest of the book is devoted to the animal kingdom, with a chapter each on Mammals, Birds, Reptiles/Amphibians, and Fish. Science 5 for Young Catholics is filled with hundreds of high quality diagrams, photos, and illustrations! Glossary and Answer Key are included. 293 pp.