The process of Digestive system


in grade 10, you learnt about the process of 'Digestion'. basically It is a system used by the body for the process of digestion. The human digestive system consists primarily of the digestive tract, or the series of structures and organs through which food and liquids pass during their processing into forms absorbtion  into the bloodstream. The system also consists of the structures through which wastes pass in the process of elimination and other organs that contribute juices necessary for the digestive process. You learners will have to be farmilliar with the organs responsible for  digestion.



Task 1: Work in pairs and try to find information about the process of digestion.

Task 2: collect information about digestive organs and their locations.

Task 3: Find out what each organ's main functions are, and also find out the type and function of a substance, if any, each organ secrete.

Task 4: Each pair will join with another learners to create 10 learners per group. The groups will then argue what they have learnt, and will be given 5 minutes each to present that information to the class.

Task 5: Groups will select three people to present the information.


Task 1:

check out what is the digestive system is.


Task 2:

Find out what the accessory organs are and how they aid in the digestive system.


Task 3:

Investigate the digestive substances/ juices secreted during digestion, and find out the function of each substance.


Task 4:

What would happen if the body failed to secrete one of these substances? Choose one substance.




Poor (1 - 2)

satisfactory (3 – 5)

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Consists of incorrect information

Contains little incorrect information. Note taking adequate.

It reaches necessary requirements

Outstanding amount of information


pairs &group work

Do not work well as a group. Members are inadequate

Group work is somewhat adequate. Only 2 members does the work

Teamwork is good. Almost all members contribute

Group does well together and everyone plays their part


Presentation creativity

Little to no creativity

Presentation is somewhat creative

The presentation is neat and acceptable

Presentation is creative and has legible writing and all necessary information is included



so in conclusion this link explains everything regarding Digestive system even topics that were still gonna cover are explained here.

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