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My Muscular System Powerpoint

  1. 1. My Muscular System My muscles move my body like strings move a puppet.
  2. 2. The muscular system is made up of… <ul><li>muscles </li></ul><ul><li>and </li></ul><ul><li>tendons </li></ul>
  3. 3. How many muscles do I have? <ul><li>I have about 650 muscles in my body. </li></ul><ul><li>My muscles make up half of my body weight. </li></ul><ul><li>??? How much do your muscles weigh? </li></ul>
  4. 4. My muscles are important because they… <ul><li>Hold my organs in place </li></ul><ul><li>Hold my bones together so that I can move </li></ul><ul><li>Help me chew my food </li></ul><ul><li>Open and close my eyelids </li></ul><ul><li>Pump my blood </li></ul><ul><li>Allow me to run and play </li></ul><ul><li>Help me to smile! </li></ul>
  5. 5. Did you know????? <ul><li>It takes more muscles to </li></ul><ul><li>frown </li></ul><ul><li>than to </li></ul><ul><li>smile? </li></ul>
  6. 6. What are muscles made of? <ul><li>Stretchy, elastic cells and fibers </li></ul><ul><li>What else is stretchy like a muscle? </li></ul>
  7. 7. Why do I need tendons? <ul><li>Tendons attach my muscles to my bone helping my body move. </li></ul><ul><li>Feel your tendon right above your heel in the back of your leg. </li></ul><ul><li>This is the thickest tendon in your body. </li></ul>Try This...
  8. 8. One way to keep my muscles strong… <ul><li>Eat foods from the meat group every day. They are high in protein which helps to build strong muscles. </li></ul><ul><li>Name some foods that are high in protein. </li></ul>
  9. 9. Another way to keep strong muscles… <ul><li>Exercise every day. </li></ul><ul><li>What are some things you can do every day to help keep your muscular system healthy? </li></ul>
  10. 10. What did you learn? <ul><li>In your journal, write three sentences about what you learned about the muscular system . </li></ul>
  11. 11. Works Cited <ul><li>My Body: Teacher Created Materials </li></ul><ul><li>Encarta Encyclopedia </li></ul><ul><li>Microsoft Clipart </li></ul>

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