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46 resources with the keyterm skeleton

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Human Body Series - Bones, Muscles, and Joints - Dem Bones

For Teachers 4th - 8th Standards
Ten pieces that make up a human skeleton are printed on this handout. Anatomists cut them out, affix them to another sheet of paper, then label the major bones. With this assignment, pupils review the skeletal system and you will find...
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Sensory and Motor Mechanisms

For Students 9th - 12th
Advanced biology pupils name the function of each individual structure on figures of the eye and the ear. They describe the purpose of the skeleton and how it works with the muscles to create movement. Finally, they label a large diagram...
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Bent Out of Joint!

For Teachers 3rd
A well-designed lesson on the skeletal system awaits your students. They perform hands-on explorations of common items, view a PowerPoint presentation, and utilize other visuals to be able to identify a hinge, ball and socket, and...
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The Skeletal System

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Discover the importance of your skeleton. Its different purposes are described and the various types of bones are shown. The animation in this clip clearly introduces the human skeletal system and its parts. A great resource for your...
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The Human Skeleton

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Sculpture animation is used to build the skeletal system. Beginning with a single vertebra, more and more of the skeleton is added on while the animation spins and music plays. Show your anatomy class this animation and have them name...
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Fossils in Utah

For Teachers 4th - 6th
Science students will stay engaged with these bright slides, relevant and modern images, and clear text.  This PowerPoint is designed for a student to work independently. By clicking on the star on the map, a slide will activate...
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Human Body Lessons

For Teachers 3rd - 5th
Students read "The Magic School Bus in the Human Body" and discuss the importance of maintaining a healthy body. They create a hinge and joint paper skeleton, follow the journey of a hamburger through the digestive tract, jump rope and...
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Invertebrate Diversity

For Students 6th - 12th
Comparative anatomy prevails in the lesson exploring diversity among invertebrates. Biologists examine physical characteristics of an earthworm from phylum annelida and a meal worm from phylum insecta. They also inspect a cricket and a...
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The Skeletal System

For Students 9th - 12th
Present your human biology with extensive coverage of the human skeletal system! In this short-answer worksheet, learners address the six functions of the skeletal system, different types of bone cells, types of bone, and the healing of...
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Dinosaur Skeletons

For Teachers K
Students discuss that a skeleton is bones that are put together in the right order. They told that they can tell how and where scientist found dinosaur bones. Students describe a skeleton. They arrange pretend bones in a way that...
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Bones

For Students Pre-K - K
Designed for very young learners, this activity on healthy bones is quite brief. In it, pupils must circle the food words only if they help a person have healthy bones. Then, they consider eight photographs of a variety of living things,...
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Engineering Bones

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Middle schoolers identify the features of a prosthetic limb and explain how engineers are involved in the prosthetic design.  For this bone engineering lesson students describe the design criteria that goes into choosing the materials...
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Skeleton

For Teachers 1st - 2nd
Students study the skeleton. In this human body instructional activity, students draw and label bones in the body by tracing each other and creating a skeleton out of body parts and brass fastners.
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Moving and Growing

For Teachers 2nd - 5th
Students explore the types of skeletons in various animals. In this skeletal systems activity, students watch a video clip about skeletons, view a human skeleton, compare the skeletons of humans, chickens and fish, and learn about...
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Discussion and Dissection of an Owl Pellet

For Teachers 2nd - 4th
Students discover the eating habits of an owl.  In this food chain lesson, students dissect an owl pellet and investigate the contents.  Students rebuild a digested animal's skeleton in class.
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The Human Body

For Students 6th
In this human body instructional activity, 6th graders respond to 13 different questions related to parts of the human body. First, they determine how many times the heart beats a minute and the 2 types of blood vessels. Then, students...
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Bag O'Bones

For Students 3rd - 6th
In this biology worksheet, learners identify and explain what a skeleton is. Then they identify that the skeleton gives animals shape. Students also identify various bones of the body and label a sheet with an outline of a skeleton.
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Dinosaur Skeletons

For Teachers K
Students investigate the anatomy of a dinosaur, describe its skeleton, and arrange pretend bones using toothpicks, popsicle sticks, tongue depressors, and a variety of wooden beads.
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The Human Skeletal System: Inside and Out

For Teachers 4th - 5th
Students investigate the body. For this biology lesson plan, students will learn the basics of the bones in their body and about how they can be injured. Students will participate in a total of seven activities designed to improve their...
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The Human Skeleton

For Teachers 3rd - 12th
Learners explore the website Visible Body and identify bones that are laid out across the classroom. In this skeleton lesson plan, students also answer short answer questions about the bones.
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Images Draw You In: 'Skeletal Similarities'

For Teachers 8th - 12th
Students study the differences in the dinosaur and human skeletons.  In this skeleton instructional activity students work in pairs, answer questions and share with the group. 
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Primary Source: Lucy

For Students 4th - 8th
In this archaeology worksheet, students read a passage about the discovery of an australopithecine skeleton named Lucy and answer short answer questions about it. Students complete 4 problems.
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Cultural Representation of Skeletons and Bones

For Teachers 8th
Eighth graders study cultures and beliefs about the final life cycle.  For this culture lesson students complete several activities on the origins of Halloween.
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Architecture of the Skeleton

For Teachers 10th - Higher Ed
Students experiment with skeletons. For this bone health lesson, students analyze, construct, and perform comparative investigations with bones. They make inferences about the structure and function of various bones. This lesson includes...