An activity for year 3 , linking to the topic animals including humans . Make no bones about it, this lesson about the skeleton will demonstrate anatomy in action! Pupils will discover how a ball and socket joint helps us to move by making one of their own.
This pack includes:
- A differentiated lesson plan which includes a scientific explanation of how a ball and socket joint works
- A PowerPoint presentation explaining how a skeleton moves
- Printable instructions
- Three guided reading spreads: Interview with an orthopaedic vet, sensational female scientist Marie Curie and how an X-ray machine works
Sign up at whizzpopbang.com/schools to access all of the teaching resources.