Human Body and Health Exercises and Worksheets

  • Human body and health vocabulary is more easily understood and explained with the aid of images which can be used to teach body parts, injuries and illnesses.
  • Pictures also help clarify the meanings of vocabulary and language used to talk about diagnostic procedures and treatments.
  • Below are a variety of  picture based exercises for elementary to intermediate English language classes.

3 body parts vocabulary matching worksheets using pictures (PDF)

7  health problems, symptoms and illnesses vocabulary exercises

10 helpful health and medical sciences vocabulary and language exercises

Body language vocabulary worksheets with pictures (PDF)

English Teaching Body Parts Lesson Idea

Label the Body Diagram

Human Anatomy Diagram Printouts

Human Body Reading Comprehension


Body Vocabulary Exercises at Auto-English

3 Public Health and safety vocabulary exercises (PDF)

Working in a laboratory: pictures & present continuous worksheet (PDF)

A collection of dialogs on health topics

Symptoms vocabulary handout maker with pictures

Picture Stories for Adult ESL Health Literacy

Health and illness : questions for a speaking/ discussion class

Describing Symptons

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Matching exercise: the organ systems (PDF)

How to draw blood:pictures of process (PDF)

How to Read a Prescription Drug Label worksheet (PDF)

General ESL Teaching Techniques including Total Physical Response (PDF)

Health: accidents and emergencies (PDF)