Inside Skeletons

Starting with the human skeleton, students will investigate the functions of bones. By examining the skeletal structures of other animals, students will observe how these creatures’ bodies have become adapted for jumping, flying, and other lifestyles.

Times: 9:30 am, 10:30 am, 11:30 am, 12:30 pm
Number of Students: 30 maximum
Length: One hour
Fee: $8.00 per student ($200 minimum per program) includes museum admission. One chaperone per five students free; $10.00 per additional adult chaperone.

Please note: One chaperone per five students is required for grades K–8.

See also: Grades 3-5

Related Museum Resources

Gallery Games

Grades 1-6

How many things can you notice? Try out your looking and memory skills.  These activities will help your group look at objects in the museum more closely and have fun with the exhibits. Work in small groups with an adult facilitating. 

Animal Art

Grades 1-6

This is an excellent pre-visit or post-visit activity. Students look at a small piece of an animal and draw what they imagine the rest of the animal looks like.