TEACHER ENRICHMENT INITIATIVES

Activity 3C: Firm but Flexible - Chicken Bone Lab

The results of this activity will illustrate some of the components of bone. The teacher may wish to prepare the materials ahead of time and conduct the demonstration as described in the teacher information page, or, if enough bones are available, the teacher may have the students prepare the specimens and conduct their own demonstrations.

Keywords: 

Demineralization, bone, specimen preparation, anatomy, observation

 

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Activity Code: 
3C
Unit Reference: 
Give Your Bones A Break
Lesson Reference: 
Lesson 3: Anatomy of Living Bone