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  • 1. The many functions of : By Nicole Stuit Ed 205-02 Quit

2. In this lesson you will find The different functions of the human skeleton Protection Click on the Structure and shapeskeleton to watch a video Blood cell productionand learn more Movement about the human skeleton. Mineral StorageA quiz testing your new knowledgeand an online activity to further explore the humanbody.Quit 3. There are 206 bones in the human skeleton. Functions of the skeleton: Gives structure and shape to the body like the framework of a house. Provides protection for the organs such as the heart and brain. Blood cells are produced in the bones in the marrow new cells are produced and damaged ones are repaired. Movement muscles pull on the bones to move body parts. Mineral Storage important minerals such as calcium are stored in the bones. Quit 4. The skeleton protects vital organs inside the body. Such as: The skull protects the brain The rib cage protects your heart and lungs The pelvis protects digestive and reproductiveorgans Without this hard shell, our organs would be easilyinjured.Quit 5. The skeleton provides the body with structure and shape; much like the framework of a house. The other parts of our body like our skin andmuscles form around the bones; much likethe walls around the frame of a house. Without these bones to offer structure andshape, our bodies would be blobs like jellyfish.Quit 6. The marrow inside of bone is where most of the blood cells are made. Red blood cells are produced here; they help carry oxygen throughout the body. Platelets are also found here; they help with wound healing. Quit 7. Bones need calcium to keep their hardness and strength. Other minerals stored in bone include phosphorus and vitamin D. Quit 8. Muscles pull on the bones in order to move them Joints are formed where two bones meet, allowing for movement. The bones, along with themuscles and tendons work together to move the body and perform every day movements.Quit 9. Quiz There are _____bones are in the human skeleton? Red blood cells carry _________ throughout the body. The minerals stored in bone include _____, ________, and ________. Where two bones meet is called a _______. What are the 5 functions of the skeleton? 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. Quit 10. Answers There are 206 bones in the human skeleton. Red blood cells help carry oxygen throughout the body. The minerals stored in bone include calcium, phosphorus, and Vitamin D. Where two bones meet is called a joint. What are the 5 functions of the skeleton? 1. Protection 2. Structure and Shape 3. Blood cell production 4. Movement 5. Mineral storageQuit 11. Click on the skeleton to go to an online virtual tour of the body. At this site you can: Tour theheart, brain,skeleton, and digestivetract. Quit 12. http://www.lessonplanspage.com/PEScienceFunctionsOfSkeletalSystem46.htm :http://www.medtropolis.com/VBody.asp http://kidshealth.org/parent/general/body_basics/bones_muscles_joints.html http://kidshealth.org/teen/your_body/body_basics/blood.html http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IIjj0rC7wcQ&feature=related Images from: http://images.google.com/imgres?imgurl=http://jaguar.eb.com/mw/art/med/skeleton.gif&imgrefurl=h ttp://jaguar.eb.com http://www.immediart.com/catalog/images/big_images/SPL_E_P100087-Human_skeleton_walking- SPL.jpg http://www.kidsbiology.com/images/skeleton.jpg http://www.wesleyjsmith.com/blog/uploaded_images/blood-740057.jpg http://www.engormix.com/images/e_articles/454_mycotoxins_01b.gif http://www.abc.net.au/reslib/200707/r159958_584169.jpg http://school.discoveryeducation.com/clipart/images/skull.gif http://www.bloodsugarproductions.com/assets/RibCage.jpg http://www.los-angeles-injury-lawyer-blog.com/pelvis.pngQuit 13. My name is Nicole Stuit. I am a student at Grand Valley State University plan to be a physical education and health teacher when I finish school. If you would like to contact me, click on my name to send me an e-mail!Quit