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Body Systems: Muscular and Skeletal  Systems

Body Systems: Muscular and Skeletal Systems

Author: Beatriz Medrano
Description:

Become familiar with the basic function and structures of the Muscular and Skeletal System.

Students will identify the function of the Muscular and Skeletal System.

Identify the main organs of the Muscular System.

Identify the main organs of the Skeletal System and the different types of joints.

 

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Tutorial

Skeletal System

Students will learn function and structures of the skeletal system as well as the different types of joints.

The Muscular System

Review the function of the Muscular System, the 3 types of Muscle and some of the major muscles in the body.

Muscular System Handout

Provides Scientific Name for several muscles in the body. Gives the three types of muscle and lists examples for each. Students must identify the type of muscle as either: Skeletal, Cardiac or Smooth. Student builds vocabulary through the completion of a Crossword puzzle on Muscular System.

Full Screen

Source: Milliken Publishing Co. 1999 Body Systems

Bill Nye Muscles and Bones

Video on Muscular and Skeletal System. [Bill Nye]