Analyzing Animal Anatomy

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Do we have commonalities with animals in how we are put together and function? Discover features we have in common with other members of the animal kingdom as well as important differences that make each species distinct.


At the end of the program the student will be able to:

  • Explain two differences between human and other animal skeletal systems
  • Describe skin and how it protects
  • Identify other types of body coverings
  • Compare and contrast muscular systems between us and other animals

Essential Standards:

3.L.1.1, 3.L.1.2

Methods and Activities:

Museum artifacts, biofacts, live animals

Key Vocabulary:

Skin, skeleton, skulls, muscles, anatomy, keel, scales

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  • Grade 3
  • Duration: 50 minutes
  • $11 per student
  • Minimum 15 students