We found 125 resources with the concept the skeletal system
Bones in your BodyLesson Planet
3rd - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
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)Lesson Planet
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...
Skeletal System Joints: AppendagesLesson Planet
7th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
The hundreds of joints in the human body fit into five main categories. A quick video explains the joints in the skeleton, which are often the most confusing. The interactive reviews each of the five types of joints and has scholars...
Space, Gravity, and the Human BodyLesson Planet
5th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
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 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...
The Grand Challenge: Fix the Hip ChallengeLesson Planet
4 mins 10th - 12th
It may be time to get to know the skeletons in your family. The first lesson 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...
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...
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...
Human Skeleton Anatomy ActivityLesson Planet
5th - 10th CCSS: Adaptable
Young biologists piece together the puzzle of the human body with this simple anatomy learning exercise. Presented with a picture of the human skeleton, students are challenged with the task of correctly identifying the 27 bones...
Life-Size Printout: Adult, Modern Homo SapiensLesson Planet
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...