All About Skeletons
Bones, Bones, Bones – WebQuest
You’ll need some owl pellets to do this experiment. Help with identifying the creatures the owl may have eaten.
Skeleton of a Cat
Nicely labeled skeleton with both biological names and common names for the bones of the cat.
Skulls – California Academy of Sciences
Come in, explore, and get inside these heads!
Assemble a Skeleton
Mr. Bones Skeleton Halloween Craft
This scary skeleton is great to use as a Halloween decoration. Just print out the bones, cut along the lines, punch holes on the marks, and connect the bones with common brass fasteners.
A fun and interactive children’s activity to learn the skeletal system. Students click and drag the names of major bones to the appropriate box in the skeletal diagram. The number of attempts to complete the activity is recorded – the lower the score the better.
Skeleton craft Projects for Kids on Pinterest
Craft projects for making human and dinosaur skeletons.
Children’s Natural History Museum
Skeletal system lesson.
Two Labeled Skeletons
AN A TO Z RESOURCE
The first has common English names for the bones, the second has the medical terms.
The Facts About Fractures and Broken Bones
Breaking a bone can be a pretty big deal, but it happens to lots of kids. These days, most broken bones are easily fixed, but it can still be scary when it happens to you or a friend.
Build Your Own Skeleton
How To Make An Animatronic DIY – Dr. N00Bz Lab Ep4
You may want to try recording your own voice and putting it on an iPod inside your creature.
Make a Lifesize Skeleton Printout
This document contains an outline of a juvenile human standing 109 cm tall (or 43” tall). Modern humans average a height of 109 cm between 5 and 6 years of age. To compare, the average height for a modern human adult female is 162 centimeters (or 5’3”) tall. An adult male today usually stands about 175 centimeters (5’7”) tall.
Pasta Skeleton Craft
This pasta skeleton is easily made from a few different types of pasta and dried beans glued to a piece of black construction paper.
Skeleton Lesson: Meringue Bones
Baked meringue is brittle, so make your bones thicker than you may think you need to make them. If you have leftover meringue, go back over the piece you’ve already made and thicken them up. For tiny bones like the phalanges and metacarpals and whatnot, it’s easier to not make each individual bone, but rather make a little web with all the bones touching.
Sock Skeleton Project
Stuff you’ll need to get: One pair of calf-length white cotton sports socks for each sock skeleton you want to make, thread, needle, scissors, stuffing material, and black Sharpie marker (or embroidery floss if you want to sew the details on).
Dance along with these Thriller skeletons!
Skeleton Clipart & Animations
Bone chilling clipart of spooky skeletons, skulls and bones that you can download for free and use to decorate your Halloween webpages, emails or use in crafting!
Skeleton clipart and illustrations
Royalty-free vector EPS illustrations of serious and comical skeletons. Skull to the left is from this one.
Experiments with Bones
What makes our bones hard? That’s right! Calcium carbonate. Take some thin chicken bones and drop them in vinegar for a day. Take them out and they’ll be soft. Now you can tie them in a knot, just like a piece of string.
Think back to last Halloween for a minute. Wherever you looked, there were vampires, ghosts, or bony skeletons grinning back at you. Vampires and ghosts don’t really exist, but skeletons sure do!
The Skeletal System
The skeletal system is an important organ system. It is in charge of supporting the structure of the body. The skeletal system includes all the bones in your body and many other important organs.
Skeleton Singing “Lucille!”
3:15. Street puppeteer makes this puppet really rock out!
The Skeleton Through History
The journey of the bones is a real who-done-it, a grand 19th century tale, much of it set in Vienna amid what turns out to be one of the most fascinating families in that city’s fabled cultural history.
A History of the Skeleton
Physicians from antiquity through the Renaissance discussed the form and function of the skeleton, as the hardest part of the body. Lots of good antique skeleton clip art.
Skeletons Reveal Human and Chimpanzee Evolution
Comparing features of a 4.4-million-year-old fossil skeleton to those of human and chimpanzee skeletons sheds light on our evolutionary history.
Labeled Bones. The human skeleton consists of 206 bones. We are actually born with more bones (about 300), but many fuse together as a child grows up.
Skeleton System Printables
Activity books, quizes, and more to help with your skeleton unit!