Introduction to Bones

Discuss the structure and function of bones

There are several different types of bones in the human skeleton. In this section, we’ll learn about how bones a classified, and how they function in our bodies.

What You’ll Learn to Do

  • Classify the different types of bones in the skeleton
  • Explain the role of the different tissue and cell types in bone
  • Describe how bones develop, grow, and repair

Learning Activities

The learning activities for this section include the following:

  • Types of Bone
  • Structure of Bones
  • Bone Growth and Development
  • Self Check: Bones