Presentation on theme: "The Skeletal System. Your BONES Produce blood Protection Give shape. Help move Provide chemical storage."— Presentation transcript:
The Skeletal System
Your BONES Produce blood Protection Give shape. Help move Provide chemical storage
What category do your bones belong to?
Axial skeleton Appendicular skeleton What category do your bones belong to?
Axial Skeleton: The Skull & Vertebral Column
Interesting facts The longest bone in your body is the bone above your knee, the thighbone. Your funny bone isnt a bone at all. When you were born, you had more than 300 bones. By the time you stop growing, youll have 206. Your bones are living. They grow as you get older.