Bones1Types460The bones in our body are all different shapes. Some are long, some are short and others are flat.

shortbonesThere are SHORT BONES in our spine, hands and feet.  Vertebrae are short bones.

longbonesThe humerus, radius and ulna are LONG BONES in our arms. The femur, tibia and fibula are long bones in our legs.

flatbonesOur skull is made up of FLAT BONES. The scapula, the ribs and the pelvis are flat bones, too.