Mississippi Body Walk comes to Hattiesburg Elementary Schools

Rowan students tour Body Walk
Rowan students tour Body Walk

HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - The Mississippi State Extension Service Body Walk is on display throughout the week at the Hattiesburg Elementary Schools.

Body walk is an educational exhibit for K-5 students that offers a tour of the human body. Students are assigned as food items and walk through an exhibit of the body with stations for the brain, mouth, stomach, small intestines, heart, muscles, lungs, bones, and skins.

It's designed to teach students the functions of the various parts of the body with an emphasis on eating healthy and being physically active.

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