Make a bone model using pvc, foam pipe insulation, model magic clay, red yarn and a piece of cream colored fabric :) Awesome-ness and way cheaper than the models in the science teacher magazines! Ideas, Body Systems, Human Anatomy, Homeschool Science, Science Matter, Pvc Pipes, Human Body, Skeletal System, Bones Models
Repurposed $1 pool noodle as a working model of one's vertebrae. I love ideas that take "everyday" objects and turn them into something new and different. Could be a group project to create this and compare vertebrates and invertebrates.
flascards with picutres- good for teaching body parts - one group creates a silly "creature" using various parts (4 arms, 1 leg etc). another group has to describe it and write it down. or vice versa. Group one describes, group 2 creates
Let’s take a moment to remember one of the greatest writers of biology and natural science books for children and students: Dr. Herbert S. Zim (July 12, 1909 – December 5, 1994) is responsible for literally hundreds of texts about a plethora of subects, written in a manner that youth could understand.