Tuesday, September 14, 2010

Bones: What they do, why we need them.

The second module of the anatomy book is about bones. This "experiment" of making a person out of clay (or in our case, playdoh) demonstrates what a body would be like without bones. Our person could not stand until she had toothpicks strategically implanted in her back and limbs. Making our playdoh person^
Standing up after a "surgical intervention" of toothpicks inserted to help the "jelly body" stand.


Videos of the process:






1 comment:

Patrice Fagnant-MacArthur said...

That was cool! Looks like fun, too.