We found 133 resources with the concept the skeletal system
Bones in your Body
3rd - 8th
The ankle bone's connected to the leg bone. The leg bone's connected to the knee bone. The knee bone's connected to the... Bones play a very important role in the function of our bodies. They protect our organs and provide support for our bodies. Use this collection of lessons, videos, and worksheets to deliver instruction and practice to upper elementary and middle school students.
Bending Fossils: Experiments In Paleontology (Harvard Adventures, Part 3)
6 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
How can we bend a fossil? Junior paleontologists explore the joint movements of extinct species in Brain Scoop's Fossils and Geology series. The narrator works with a paleontology curator to show the experiments performed on the...
Space, Gravity, and the Human Body
5th - 12th
What happens to the human skeleton when it has been in space for an extended time? What does a reduced-gravity environment do to our bodies? Can we learn about our own skeletons by taking apart a chicken carcass? Explore the concepts of space and human physiology through a series of labs, lessons, and research in these 10 resources. Pick and choose or do all of them!
The Grand Challenge: Fix the Hip Challenge
4 mins 10th - 12th
It may be time to get to know the skeletons in your family. The first activity in a series of 5, introduces the class to the concept of osteoporosis. The class members brainstorm possible causes and whether the family should be concerned...
Life-Size Printout: Adult, Modern Homo Sapiens
1st - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
A set of printable skeletons will make a perfect addition to any class learning about life science. With life-size displays of both an adult and juvenile skeleton, the educational resource will engage young scientists as they learn about...
Human Body Series - Bones, Muscles, and Joints
3rd - 5th CCSS: Adaptable
Strengthen understanding of the musculoskeletal system with a structured lesson! Begin with a discussion of bones, joints, and muscles. Have small groups read assigned articles and watch videos to gather information and then write a...