Skeletal System Teacher Resources
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Human Body Fact Sheet
In this body systems worksheet, students use an online source to answer 20 questions about four body systems. They label the structures of the skeletal system, the digestive system and the respiratory system.
Better Body Books, Inc.
Learners work in groups of 2-3 people to prepare a book about the human body that is suitable for a 3rd, 4th, or 5th grade student.
Students integrate physical activity while studying the names of the bones in the body in a fun game form. They feel the bone in their body as the story talks about it. After doing this, they form a circle and sing the words to the song 'My Bones' .
Professional-like Multimedia Slide Show
Learners chose a topic from the current curriculum to develop a PowerPoint presentation about. They present the PowerPoint in a professional manner which includes the way they are dressed and the way they interact with the audience. Each presentation is created using the designated format.
Students listen to the song "Bone Song" as they enter the class. They identify the bones in the human body. Students are given the topic: Do body systems work together? Give an example. They work in groups of two and study the bones using miniature skeleton models.
Muscular System Quiz #1
In this muscular system quiz learning exercise, students complete an on-line quiz, clicking on questions and matching answers, scoring 1 point for each correct answer. A printed version is available.
Muscular System Quiz #2
In this muscular system worksheet, learners complete an on-line quiz, choosing questions and matching answers. Students score 1 point for each correct answer; a printed version is available.
Who Wants to be a Millionaire? Human Body Systems and Plants
Fifteen multiple choice questions review a variety of biology topics. In game-show fashion, viewers answer questions about a plant's needs, the skeletal system, and the cardiovascular system. If you happen to teach these three topics around the same time, this PowerPoint can serve as a useful tool in preparing your young scientists for a test.
Bones, Bones, and More Bones
Learners study bones. In this science lesson plan, students describe the functions of bones in the human body, what bones are comprised of, and consider how the depletion of calcium in bones causes them to become weak.
Students study the human body and the process it takes to maintain healthy bones. In this broken bones lesson students participate in a lab activity.
Dissecting Owl Pellets
Students examine owl pellets and what their diet consisted of, specifically rodents. This furthers their understanding of simple food chains as well as bone structure and identification.
Fifth graders explore the human body's ligaments with chicken Feet in this good instructional activity idea
Brown Rat Bones
In this biology worksheet, students examine the bones that are part of the skeletal system of the rat. The bones can be compared for differences in structure.
Human Bones Quiz
In this human bones quiz worksheet, students complete an on-line quiz, clicking on questions and matching answers, scoring 1 point for each correct answer. A printed version is available.
Bones and Joints-Quiz
In this bones and joints quiz learning exercise, students complete an on-line quiz, clicking on questions and matching answers, scoring 1 point for each correct answer. A printed version is available.
The Human Body: Bones
Here is an interactive PowerPoint about the skeletal system. The first slide shows the entire skeleton and allows learners to try to name each major bone structure before clicking to show the answer. The following slides provide more detailed information about each. Unfortunately, many of the graphics are blurry and need to be replaced with higher-quality images. If you have the time to make these alterations, the result will be a valuable resource for your amateur anatomists!
In this facts activity, students use reference sources to respond to 5 multiple choice questions illustrating their knowledge of how to find facts.
Kirk Medical School
Fifth graders conduct research on the major organ systems of the human body. They create and present 3D models of a body system, and collect basic first-aid supplies for donation to a third-world community.
Movement, it's FUN-damental!
Students discover how muscles work. In this biology lesson, students explain the causes of fatigue and muscle soreness. They create graphs and compare results with their classmate.
Biology Chapter 35 Word Search
In this biology worksheet, students identify and locate various vocabulary terms related to biology. There are 41 words located in the puzzle.