Teaching the skeletal system has never been more fun! Your kids will love learning all about bones using these fun and engaging activities and books, perfect for students in kindergarten, first grade, and second grade. The human body can be so interesting, and there are plenty of ideas for using this theme in science, math, art, and reading! It's great for fall and Halloween, too!
Make a working arm. After learning about bones, muscles, and connective tissues, students build a working arm. Student's have fun moving the arm and seeing how the muscles and tendons work. Ligament (elastics) keep it all together. Link to lesson provided.