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A Journey Through the Digestive System

Race of the Johnny Cakes


You will be writing a newspaper article on the journey the Johnny Cakes take through the Digestive System…


You must include the following terms and in this order….Use your notes, textbook, and videos on homework website for more information.


Mouth, - where digestion begins

Teeth -  use action verbs

Salivary Glands – contains enzymes called amylase



Peristalsis -

Sphincter muscle -

Stomach – mention the three layers…the outer layer called the Serosa, the middle layer, and the inner layer called mucusa

Hydrochloric acid


Bile from liver

Small intestine – villi

Large intestine and bacteria

To be continued…..