TEACHER ENRICHMENT INITIATIVES

Activity 3D: Blaster/Claster Wheel - Healthy

In this activity, students will make a "wheel" that demonstrates the function of the osteoblasts and osteoclasts in our bone. Use the student sheets to construct the wheel, then use the wheel to study the balance between building and resorbing bone during healthy bone remodeling. 

 
Keywords: 

Bone, micro-anatomy, bone remodeling, ordered coupling, health promotion, osteoblast, cycle, sequencing, bone mineral density

 

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