Use this page to help you during the Muscular System Unit. The links below will help you with your Project Activities. And, there are some neat websites that will help you to learn more about class topics! Project Activities for this unit are also in a pdf document below.
During this unit we will cover the following topics:
1. Types of Muscles in the Body
2. Voluntary and Involuntary Muscles
4. Ligaments, Cartilage, and Tendons
As a culminating activity, we dissect chicken wings to see the learning we did during the muscular and skeletal systems first hand!
|Website Information||Purpose of Link||Link|
|Mayo Clinic Website||Use this site to research for your brochure!||http://www.mayoclinic.com/|
|Muscle Matcher||Match muscles to the places on the body where they are found!||http://www.bbc.co.uk/science/humanbody/body/interactives/3djigsaw_02/index.shtml?muscles|
|Dissecting a Chicken Wing||Watch a dissection of the Muscular System||http://www.wonderhowto.com/how-to-dissect-chicken-wing-220643/|
|Muscles of the Body||Check out all of these cool muscles you never knew you had!||http://www.innerbody.com/image/musfov.html|
|Muscular System Matching||Try locating different muscles in your body!||http://msjensen.cehd.umn.edu/Webanatomy/muscular/default.html|
|Muscles Quiz||See how much you know about the muscular system!||http://www.caerphilly.org.uk/PROJECTS/ict/GPP/Pupils/Science/ScienceAct.htm|
|Muscular System Overview||How much do you know about the muscular system?!||http://kidshealth.org/kid/htbw/muscles.html|
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