Bone Up for Health

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Multimedia Details Title: Bone Up for Health
Creator: Cynthia Ward
Submitted By: Cynthia Ward, Princeton School, Birmingham City

Princeton Alternative Elementary School
Birmingham City Schools


There are over 200 bones in the body. Bones are important to every aspect of our lives and our very existence. For instance, many bones have marrow that produce an average of 2.6 million red blood cells. It is up to each one of us to make the best choices for maintaining good bone health. Listen to this podcast to learn more about good bone health.

Length: 03.41
Aligned to the following ALEX lesson plan: Bone Up for Health
Content Areas: Science
Alabama Course of Study Alignments and/or Professional Development Standard Alignments:

National/Other Standards:

Life Science Content Standard C, Grades K-4: All students should develop understanding of the characteristics of organisms.