Muscles & joints

IB Biology: Muscles & joints

Using a model skeleton or interactive web tools like "Zygotebody" and "Visible Human" students identify different joints in the skeleton before exploring the detail of synovial joints and the human elbow. There are questions to answer and a worksheet to support student record keeping.What is the difference between a bone and an exoskeleton?Explain how they are similar in the way they interact with muscles to create movement.


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