Muscles

This lesson will show you how to identify major muscle groups involved in common movements, describe how some of the muscular tissue in our organs work and understand how to measure the force of some of the skeletal muscles in the body.

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Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.What are the functions of the skeleton (tick 4 boxes)

Select four (4) boxes

1/6

Q2.What is a tissue?

2/6

Q3.Which of these is NOT an example of an organ system?

3/6

Q4.Which is the correct word equation for respiration?

4/6

Q5.Which bone protects our brain?

5/6

Q6.What kind of joint is at the elbow?

6/6

This quiz includes images that don't have any alt text - please contact your teacher who should be able to help you with an audio description.

Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.What are the functions of the skeleton (tick 4 boxes)

Select four (4) boxes

1/6

Q2.What is a tissue?

2/6

Q3.Which of these is NOT an example of an organ system?

3/6

Q4.Which is the correct word equation for respiration?

4/6

Q5.Which bone protects our brain?

5/6

Q6.What kind of joint is at the elbow?

6/6

Video

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Worksheet

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Quiz:

Muscles

This short quiz will assess content covered in this session and prior knowledge.

Q1.Which of these is NOT a type of joint?

1/5

Q2.What does a ligament do?

2/5

Q3.What is the function of cartilage and fluid in joints?

3/5

Q4.What does the word 'antagonistic' mean?

4/5

Q5.What happens to your muscles when they contract?

5/5

This quiz includes images that don't have any alt text - please contact your teacher who should be able to help you with an audio description.

Quiz:

Muscles

This short quiz will assess content covered in this session and prior knowledge.

Q1.Which of these is NOT a type of joint?

1/5

Q2.What does a ligament do?

2/5

Q3.What is the function of cartilage and fluid in joints?

3/5

Q4.What does the word 'antagonistic' mean?

4/5

Q5.What happens to your muscles when they contract?

5/5

Lesson summary: Muscles

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Time to move!

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For 5 mins...

Move around:
Walk

On the spot:
Dance