Y3 Comparing Skeletons

Pupils look at and compare animal skeletons with that of a human skeleton. The identify a number of common bones and structures in each and learn that a range of common animals, although different in shape and size, have a number of similar bones that form their skeletons.

Learning Objectives:

  • PoS - identify that humans and some animals have skeletons and muscles for support, protection and movement
  • WS - pupils should make systematic and careful observations using straightforward scientific evidence to answer questions or to support their findings

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