Today’s Distance Learning Lesson: Explore Skulls and Skeletons!

Cartoon skeletons with dog getting X-ray

What keeps you standing? What keeps you moving? Your skeleton! Try a funny bone homeschool lesson for kids 7 to 10.


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During these unprecedented times, we want to help families as much as possible as they navigate today’s school reality. We’ll be posting lessons on our What’s Trending blog every week, and we have loads of resources at our Learning Center.

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Today’s lesson is all about skulls and skeletons, using the Nomad Press book Skulls and Skeletons with 25 Science Projects for Kids by Cindy Blobaum. This book is best suited for kids ages 7 to 10.


First, read a sample chapter.

In the Introduction, we find out what bones are, who has them, and why we have them! You’ll find great illustrations and photographs and lots of questions to think about. Plus, two activities!

Skulls and Skeletons! With 25 Science Activities for Kids

Then, print out the Classroom Guide.

Skulls and Skeletons Classroom Guide

You'll find lots of Essential Questions for deeper level thinking!


Remember, learning happens everywhere!

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