Muscular System

Learning Objectives for The Muscular System


 Students will understand:

The anatomy of a muscle fiber

Role of Actin and Myosin

A muscle fiber contraction

Motor neuron's function 

Muscle twitch, summation, and tetanus

List of movements 

Important vocabulary terms

Names, origin, insertion, and action of skeletal muscles

    Facial Muscles

    Muscles of Mastication

    Muscles of the Head and Neck

    Muscles of the Trunk

    Muscles that move the Forearm

    Muscles the move the Neck and Shoulder

    Muscles that move the Hand

    Muscles of the Thigh

    Muscles of the Lower Leg-Anterior and Posterior

    Muscles that move the Feet


PACKET:  Copy the packet by the required date.  

PRESENTATIONS:  Powerpoints used in class.

SONGS AND MUSIC VIDEOS:  There is an audio version of the song along with a music video.  

VIDEO LINKS:  There are links to the youtube videos used in class.

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