Skeletal System Teacher Resources
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Skeletal SystemLesson Planet
8 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Adults' bodies are made of 206 bones, whereas babies have about 300 different bones or areas of cartilage. Pupils explore the difference between exo- and endo- skeletons in a video about the skeletal system. They then see how bones are...
From Human Skeletons to Owl Pellets to PaleontologyLesson Planet
6th - 8th
Students explore about the function of the skeleton and comprehend the names of the bones of the human skeleton. They compare bones of the human skeleton to a dinosaur skeleton and graph to compare these bones. Students sort bones to...
How the Body Works: BonesLesson Planet
2 mins 3rd - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
Coming soon: A full-length video about bones. Don't disregard this in the meantime, however. It's a valuable introduction that you could insert into your lesson about the skeletal system. With a silly Texas accent, the narrator covers...
The Skeletal SystemLesson Planet
11 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Humans have 54 bones in their hands, fingers, and wrists, allowing for a variety of movement. The 19th video in a series of 47 introduces learners to the anatomy of the skeletal system. The narrator teaches about flat, short, and...
Study Jams! Skeletal SystemLesson Planet
5th - 9th CCSS: Adaptable
A dazzling display colorful computer-generated images, x-rays, and photographs create a comprehensive introduction to the skeletal system. With 12 slides in all, aspiring anatomists learn that there are 206 bones in the human body and...
Muscular and Skeletal SystemsLesson Planet
5th CCSS: Adaptable
How do muscles move bones? Find out using a built-in-class model. Pupils construct a hand model with paper and string, then follow a series of directions to explore the movement process. Discover additional information about the muscular...
Skeletal System And External Body Development Of A Full Term FetusLesson Planet
7th - 10th
Students explore the skeletal system and external body development of a full term fetus. In this biology lesson plan, students learn that growth of a full-term fetus' skeletal system and external body parts become more detailed and...
Bill Nye The Science Guy on BonesLesson Planet
2 mins 5th - 10th
The hip bone connected to the leg bone, and your life science learners connected to the screen! Fun facts about the skeletal system are displayed before Bill explains how joints work. Hinge, saddle, ball-and-socket, gliding, and fixed...
Who Wants to be a Millionaire? Human Body Systems and PlantsLesson Planet
5th - 7th
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...