The Skeletal System - For more information


Arnau, Eduard. The Skeletal System. New York: Chelsea House, 1995.

Ballard, Carol. The Skeleton and Muscular System. Austin, TX: Raintree/Steck-Vaughn, 1997.

Parker, Steve. Skeleton. New York: Random Library, 1990.

Silverstein, Alvin, Virginia Silverstein, and Robert Silverstein. The Skeletal System. New York: Twenty-First Century Books, 1994.

Walker, Richard. The Visual Dictionary of the Skeleton. London, England: DK Publishing, 1995.

WWW Sites

The Bones of the Body
Site provides links to a list of all the bones in the body, a discussion of the physiology of bones, and a short look at the gross anatomy of the skeletal system.

Cyber Anatomy: Skeletal System
Geared for students in grades 6 through 12, site provides an broad discussion of the skeletal system. Also includes a diagram of the skeleton with the major bones identified.

Muscular and Skeletal Systems
Site presents a detailed chapter (with extensive images) on the muscular and skeletal systems from the On-Line Biology textbook.

Skeletal System
Site offers an extensive discussion of the skeletal system and its various parts, including a discussion of the composition of bone.

Skeletal System
Site provides an image of the human skeleton; all major bones in that image may be clicked on, leading to a larger, more detailed image of the bone or bones in that area with all parts identified.

Your Gross and Cool Body—Skeletal System
Site presents facts and answers questions about the skeletal system and its various parts.

User Contributions:

sean fillip
the human skelton is desinged to protect some organ.

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