Anatomy and Physiology Lab Kit

Anatomy and Physiology Lab Kit

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Item #: 050170
Grades: K-6

Category Description for Apologia Elementary Science Kits:

Apologia elementary science is a wonderful series, and these lab kits from Nature's Workshop Plus make it easy and convenient to do the hands-on projects found in the books without running all over to find what you need. Kits contain most of the materials for the experiments, and are conveniently packaged by lesson in the corresponding book (sold separately). There are still a few items you will need from around your house, but with these kits the list becomes extremely short. You can check our website or call customer service for kit contents.

Category Description for Apologia Science (K-6):

This popular elementary science series was originally created when Jeannie Fulbright, author and homeschool mom, was looking for a quality elementary science series that was creation-based using the Charlotte Mason approach. When she didn't find the curriculum she was looking for she decided to create her own. These books use the classical and Charlotte Mason methodology including narration and notebooking to develop critical thinking, logical ordering, retention, and record keeping. The series has since expanded to cover more science topics. New for 2021 is Earth Science, authored by Rachel Yunis, author of Exploring Creation with Advanced Biology.

Since the Charlotte Mason method is employed, every lesson is organized with a narrative, notebook work, an activity, and a project. The student notebook is emphasized in the lessons. Activities and projects bring the lessons to life and use simple household items. While the author's intent is for the parent to read these books to elementary students, a student with a 4th-grade reading level could read these books on their own. The books come from a strong creationist viewpoint, including sections called "Creation Confirmation" and Scripture interwoven throughout the book. Apologia recommends spending an entire year covering each book, taking about two weeks to explore most lessons (some lessons may require more time).

Notebooking Journals were a later - and welcome - addition to the series. As they complete the courses, students were encouraged to compile a notebook to collect and display the information they are learning. The Apologia Notebooking Journals now provide a place for the student to complete every assignment, to record experiments and to display work. Included are weekly lesson plans, templates for recording fascinating facts and assignments, and scripture copywork in both print and cursive models. In addition to full-color Miniature Books (for recording facts and information and pasting directly into the notebook), there are optional ideas (Take it Further in Astronomy; Dig in Deeper in Botany; Fly Higher in Zoology, etc.) for lots of additional activities, projects, experiments, books or videos, all of which correlate with specific lessons in each course. Along these lines, the Personal Person project in both of the Anatomy notebooks is special providing clear vinyl overlays of each body system. Be prepared to cut these out, though.

Junior Notebooking Journals are a simplified version of the orignal Notebooking Journals and require less handwriting but have the same reinforcing activities. These books include coloring pages, project pages, and cut and fold miniature books (same ones as in the version for older students). There is space for notebooking assignments (more drawings, no questions to answer) and scripture copywork (shorter verses to copy either in manuscript or in beginning cursive). Biblical quotations are from the NASB, KJV, NIV or NKJV.

To complete the books all you will need to provide is scissors, glue, colored pencils, a stapler, and a few brass fasteners. There are plenty of activity options in the journals, but keep in mind that based on your student, you may not want to complete every activity. Work can be tailored to each student by simply tearing out unwanted pages from the spiral-bound book. Serving both as a uniquely expressed record of the student's work and as a prized reminder of acquired knowledge, these books will become a homeschooling heirloom.

For convenience, we now offer either Advantage Sets or SuperSets. Advantage Sets include the textbook and either the Junior or original Notebooking Journal. SuperSets include the text, the MP3 Audiobook CD and either the Junior or the original Notebooking Journal.

We also offer lab kits from Nature's Workshop for the elementary courses. Kits contain most of the materials for the experiments, and are conveniently packaged by lesson in the corresponding book (sold separately). There are still a few items you will need from around your house, but with these kits the list becomes extremely short. ~ Janice / Jerry

Category Description for Apologia Science:

Apologia Science courses are written from a Biblical worldview with the homeschool in mind. At the elementary level, courses follow a Charlotte Mason-inspired methodology, with lessons organized around narration, notebooking exercises and hands-on activities or projects. Children at different ages can use these together, learning at their own level. Each course is designed to be teacher-student interactive, so teacher involvement is fairly high at this level. At the junior high and high school levels, science courses are more traditional in nature, with the textbook written to the student. Teacher involvement time at this level is much less than at the elementary level. Textbooks contain student reading, lab instructions, "On Your Own" questions and Study Guide questions. A Solutions Manual provides the answers to these and the test questions. Lab kits are available separately for both the elementary and upper-level science courses which include most of the harder to find items you will need.


Items listed in this section tend to be complete science programs with a teacher and student component, requiring few supplements besides science supplies.

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These kits are automatic yeses for me every year that we do a science that is compatible with them!! Such huge time savers that ensure the experiments actually get done!
Kristi C on Apr 12, 2023
need for school
Julie K on Aug 15, 2022
These kits are automatic yeses for me every year that we do a science that is compatible with them!! Such huge time savers that ensure the experiments actually get done!
Kristi C on Apr 12, 2023
I've used these kits in the past with older children. I absolutely love them and they really enrich the curriculum.
Gina R on Nov 9, 2022
need for school
Julie K on Aug 15, 2022
Great kit to have and to have all the items on hand when my daughter is ready to do the experiments.
Michelle M on Jan 24, 2022
I thought it was pricey, but I am hoping that it will enable us to complete all the experiments and will save me time not having to look for/buy items.
Linda W on Sep 17, 2021
love having all the stuff gathered for my to make science even easier!
Andrea D on Sep 14, 2021
Provides what I need without having to collect or buy individually. A time saver
Angela S on May 14, 2021
i love that i dont have to go shopping or search for all the items. We're much more likely to complete ALL the experiments when it requires very little effort on my part to put it together. Absolute time saver.
Bailee L on May 12, 2021
I have the textbook and notebooks for my kids
paula w on Jan 13, 2021
kids love the experiments and I don't have to head out and find everything. It's already done!
Priscilla M on Aug 4, 2020
This is our first time ordering this but I am very excited about it since I think and hope this will save us so much time, especially for me when it comes to planning the lesson, making materials list and going to get it, measure it, etc... hopefully Science will be more fun than usual with this kit!
sandra v on Jul 30, 2020
I ordered the books and now that I have them I think it is easier to buy the kit vs find the supplies myself.
Jamie C on Jul 29, 2020
Homeschool friend recommended.
Barbara V on Jul 21, 2020
My kids learn best with hands on
Lauren B on Jul 20, 2020
I don't want to have to search for lab supplies.
Jessica R on Jul 16, 2020
Excited to apply what we learn!
Jennifer B on Jun 8, 2020
Everything comes ready for the activities!
Chanler K on May 26, 2020
This company is the only place I could find this lab kit. The labs are the reason my kids love this curriculum so much. It makes it so much easier to do the experiments with all the supplies already on hand.
Tamyra F on May 2, 2020
This makes the books doable for me. Otherwise, I don't get to the experiments.
Terri B on Oct 17, 2019
Erin S on Aug 21, 2019
Although this won't count toward high school credit, using the lab kit will prepare my boys for lab work in high school.
Angela P on Aug 19, 2019
Easy for kids to grab on their own and no chance I will be out of something! Also wont have extra stuff around Ill never use!
Donna H on Aug 13, 2019
good reviews and time saver. fun
Melissa B on Aug 5, 2019
So much easier for my kids to get going on their lab work if they don't need me to dig up items or run to the store for 1 cotton ball or 1 tsp of iodine!
Jennifer C on Jul 24, 2019
I buy your curriculum lab kits every year! It makes the prep work so easy! I just grab the bag labeled with the chapter number and it has everything I need inside of it!
Melissa B on Mar 22, 2019
so we're ready to go and more likely to do the experiments
Melissa K on Mar 15, 2019
These kits make thing so much easier and convenient! They are aboslutely worth their cost! We buy 1 kit and just do the experiments together as a family.
Tiffany K on Aug 27, 2018
I hope this will make it easy for me to do all the experiments with the three children I have in this subject!
Mae T on Aug 20, 2018
Save time and sanity.
Melissa M on Aug 7, 2018
recommended by a friend
Corinne T on Jul 18, 2018
after looking at the book and notebooking journal (excitedly) I realized how much time this lab kit would save me.....because of all of the materials needed
User on Jul 10, 2018
Great help to getting experiments and projects done. I would rarely do them if we had to hunt for and/or go shopping for something every time one comes up in the book. With these kits most things are right there ready to go.
Jody L on Jul 4, 2018
Many of my homeschool buddies recommend this site.
Indasa B on Mar 8, 2018
Make science easier for homeschooling
Angela V on Mar 2, 2018
Because I tend to not do the science experiments unless I have all the supplies on hand. :)
Jeniffer D on Feb 28, 2018
I wanted to purchase this complete lab kit to make it easy and convenient to do all of the experiments from the Anatomy textbook with my child. The supplies are labeled by lesson number to correspond to the text, and I know I wouldn't do the experiments otherwise. Everyone else wanted to charge outrageous shipping for this kit, but Rainbow Resource offers free shipping over $50, so it was a no-brainer to order it from here!
Kelly B on Feb 23, 2018
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Cindy H on Jan 9, 2018
We needed the supplies kit for Human Anatomy and it will be very convenient to have everything in one package!
Olivia V on Sep 25, 2017
Because I love your company. Prices are great
Shelley K on Sep 15, 2017
No hassling trying to find everything.
Yvonne T on Sep 7, 2017
To facilitate the experiments getting done with in a more timely fashion!
chris on Aug 29, 2017
We are running a small science experiment co-op.
Adrianne S on Aug 20, 2017
Javier A on Aug 19, 2017
It will be nice to have everything all together in one spot!
Regie S on Aug 10, 2017
I chose this cause it is all there, I don't have to go searching for items that I don't have at home already. The items are in bags for that lesson and easily marked as well. It helps me out a lot!
DAVID D. on Aug 10, 2017
Easy to have everything on hand for the labs.
jon r on Jul 20, 2017
It is so nice to have all the supplies ready for when you are ready to complete an experiment. Less planning needed.
Michelle C on Jun 27, 2017
We need convenience and this product looks to do just that. Don't like the price though. hahah
David N on May 14, 2017
To hopefully cut down the amount of preparation I need to do for the the lessons. Thereby making it more likely that we will get the experiments done.
Kelvina H on Apr 20, 2017
Sure, I could gather these materials - but my time is worth something. Since this is a COMPLETE kit, I won't need to go searching for materials, wondering if I have them.
Pamela P on Apr 5, 2017
I've used these kits in the past with older children. I absolutely love them and they really enrich the curriculum.
Gina R on Nov 9, 2022
Great kit to have and to have all the items on hand when my daughter is ready to do the experiments.
Michelle M on Jan 24, 2022
Would you recommend one lab kit per child?
Gladis Everette on Mar 29, 2023
BEST ANSWER: I used the lab kit just for one child. There were some supplies left over after some of the labs, but many others contained just enough for each child. If your children are good at sharing, or you wouldn't mind getting extra supplies for the labs that need it, then one kit could work. Shawntel
Does this kit come with instructions or are the directions only in Exploring Creations text book?
Casey B on Jul 25, 2021
BEST ANSWER: The instructions come only in the Apologia elementary A & P text (Exploring Creation with Anatomy and Physiology). There are no instructions in this kit.
Is the clay that's included polymer clay, intended for baking?
A shopper on Feb 13, 2019
BEST ANSWER: No, it is a non-hardening modeling clay.
Does this kit include the Snellen eye chart?
User on Aug 9, 2017
BEST ANSWER: No, it doesn't.
Are there enough items in this kit to teach two-three students at the same time?
A shopper on Aug 15, 2016
BEST ANSWER: I have used it with four or five at a time. We just do the projects together. The main thing in this kit is when you do the edible cell project you might want to get a little more candy so they can each make their own. Occasionally you might want to add something so all the kids can do their own, but most times it works very well to just let them all do one together.
It has been very helpful in helping us actually do the projects which never seemed to happen before I started buying these kits. Now I get them every year.
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Rated 5 out of 5
Makes Science Easier
Doing the experiments is hassle free when I have the kits!
January 21, 2023
9 months ago
Rated 5 out of 5
Worth every penny!!
I was a little hesitant to spend so much money on the lab kit but it has been worth every penny. My kids love science experiments. Having everything bagged up and ready to go for each chapter has made it so easy. There are still a few things here and there that you may need to supply (like an apple) but those things are minimal. Without this kit, we would have done only a fraction of the experiments. Let's be honest, those hands on projects are what kids remember the most, far more than any textbook!
September 28, 2020
over 3 years ago
Rated 5 out of 5
Time Saver
This saves me time and makes the try it activities and experiments simple for my 4th and 6th grader to do independently or with guidance if needed.
September 5, 2019
over 4 years ago
Rated 5 out of 5
love it
I hesitated to buy this ...but it has saved me from having to make trips to the store for random ingredients. Makes doing Apologia science easier and fun. All items came wrapped in individual bags for which lesson they go with. Happy with purchase
December 26, 2018
over 5 years ago
Rated 5 out of 5
Everything you need
I love these lab kits. Everything is sorted into bags with the lesson number on it, and there is a sheet of paper that lists, for each lesson, what is included and what you need to provide. It makes it very easy to be prepared.
November 3, 2018
over 7 years ago
Rated 5 out of 5
Great kit!??
With all the prep that goes into homeschooling, this kit really helps out with being prepared to do the experiments! I highly recommend if you are doing this science curriculum to buy this kit. I hate adding one more thing to my list to plan and this makes it easy to not worry about needing so many supplies.
September 28, 2018
over 5 years ago
Rated 5 out of 5
Convenient and motivational!
This kit was a bit pricey, but after just one lesson, it has already been so worth it. First of all, my daughter is excited to get out the package for that lesson--motivation for her. I love that I do not have to run all over the house collecting things, and looking ahead to order things before a lesson. The last few years, science was my least favorite subject and the hands-on portion often got neglected. Not only is this an interesting and well planned curriculum, but with this kit, it is an "open and go" curriculum. Perfect for us!.
September 2, 2018
over 5 years ago
Rated 5 out of 5
This kit makes it so easy to do experiments! Because our time is not spent procuring all the supplies, we have more to actually do the experiments. My only concern so far is that the clay for lesson 2 was hard as a rock when we got it.
July 25, 2018
over 5 years ago
Rated 5 out of 5
A great kit that makes the hands-on part easy
This is packaged so well! Each lesson's activities are individually packed in a ziplock and labeled. The label includes not only the lesson but also what is inside the bag and what else you need from home. It makes the hands-on part of the Apologia books so easy! I wish I had done this for other Apologia books we have used in the past.
April 1, 2018
over 5 years ago
Rated 4 out of 5
Convenient and nicely packaged by lesson numbers
Write your review here. It must be at least 10 characters long. Consider whether you would recommend this product and what you like or dislike about it.We really love the convenience of having everything we need in this kit, because it ensures that we can do every "try this" and every project from the Apologia textbook. My only disappointment is that in lesson 1, we went to make the edible cell model, and the packet of gelatin was expired by several months. Since it was an edible project, I had to replace that on my own. I'm glad I noticed. For $80+, I do expect unexpired contents.
March 28, 2018
over 5 years ago

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