The Digestive System By Erin Elchesyn Grade 5 Fessenden
All The Major Organs of The Digestive System <ul><ul><li>Esophagus </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Liver </li></ul></ul><ul><ul...
Stomach <ul><li>Structure: bag like structure. </li></ul><ul><li>Function: to process and transport food. </li></ul>
Small Intestines <ul><li>Structure: a convoluted tube </li></ul><ul><li>Function: to absorb most of the nutrients from wha...
Pancreas <ul><li>Structure: an elongated organ that lies behind and below the stomach. </li></ul><ul><li>Function: produce...
Esophagus <ul><li>Structure: muscular tube </li></ul><ul><li>Function: to carry food, liquids and saliva from the mouth to...
The Excretory System <ul><li>The Digestive System relates to the Excretory system because the digestive system digests and...
Healthy Effects of The Digestive System <ul><li>Healthy foods to eat:  </li></ul><ul><li>Red beets  </li></ul><ul><li>Swee...
Harmful Effects of The Digestive System <ul><li>Unhealthy foods you shouldn’t eat: </li></ul><ul><li>Too much sugar </li><...
Common Diseases of The Digestive System <ul><li>Peptic Ulcer: a sore on the lining of the stomach </li></ul><ul><li>Crohn’...
Interesting Facts <ul><li>In the mouth, food is either cooled or warmed to a more suitable temperature  </li></ul><ul><li>...
References  <ul><li>library.thinkquest.org </li></ul><ul><li>helium.com </li></ul><ul><li>kidshealth.org </li></ul>
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  1. 1. The Digestive System By Erin Elchesyn Grade 5 Fessenden
  2. 2. All The Major Organs of The Digestive System <ul><ul><li>Esophagus </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Liver </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Stomach </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Gallbladder </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Pancreas </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Large intestine </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Small intestine </li></ul></ul>
  3. 3. Stomach <ul><li>Structure: bag like structure. </li></ul><ul><li>Function: to process and transport food. </li></ul>
  4. 4. Small Intestines <ul><li>Structure: a convoluted tube </li></ul><ul><li>Function: to absorb most of the nutrients from what we eat and drink </li></ul>
  5. 5. Pancreas <ul><li>Structure: an elongated organ that lies behind and below the stomach. </li></ul><ul><li>Function: produce pancreatic juice containing enzymes to digest the food in the intestine. </li></ul>
  6. 6. Esophagus <ul><li>Structure: muscular tube </li></ul><ul><li>Function: to carry food, liquids and saliva from the mouth to the stomach </li></ul>
  7. 7. The Excretory System <ul><li>The Digestive System relates to the Excretory system because the digestive system digests and it isn’t possible to get rid of the food without digesting it. </li></ul>
  8. 8. Healthy Effects of The Digestive System <ul><li>Healthy foods to eat: </li></ul><ul><li>Red beets </li></ul><ul><li>Sweet potatoes </li></ul><ul><li>Avacados </li></ul><ul><li>Oats </li></ul>
  9. 9. Harmful Effects of The Digestive System <ul><li>Unhealthy foods you shouldn’t eat: </li></ul><ul><li>Too much sugar </li></ul><ul><li>Fast foods </li></ul><ul><li>Soda </li></ul><ul><li>White flour </li></ul>
  10. 10. Common Diseases of The Digestive System <ul><li>Peptic Ulcer: a sore on the lining of the stomach </li></ul><ul><li>Crohn’s Disease: causes swelling deep in the lining of the intestine </li></ul>
  11. 11. Interesting Facts <ul><li>In the mouth, food is either cooled or warmed to a more suitable temperature </li></ul><ul><li>Hundreds of enzymes are needed to properly digest food </li></ul><ul><li>The esophagus is approximately 25cm long. </li></ul>
  12. 12. References <ul><li>library.thinkquest.org </li></ul><ul><li>helium.com </li></ul><ul><li>kidshealth.org </li></ul>

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