Children can feel them there, under their skin, but they can’t see bones. How mysterious! Finding out more about the bones they can feel fascinates children.
Once children understand where bones are follow up with a book that explains why we need bones and how to protect them.
This book for beginning readers illustrates what bones do and how they grow, with an emphasis on how diet and exercise affect bone health. Includes picture glossary and index. Paperback, 32 pages. Ages 4 - 8.