BtN – Spinal Safety

1. Watch the BtN video below about Spinal Safety.

http://www.abc.net.au/btn/story/s2910971.htm http://www.abc.net.au/btn/story/s2910971.htm%5B/caption%5D

2. As a quality comment to this post, answer the following questions…

a) What is the spinal cord?

b) Which body system is it apart of?

c) What are 3 ways in which your spinal cord could be damaged?

3. Create a Comic Life poster promoting ways to keep your spine & spinal cord safe.

21 Comments on BtN – Spinal Safety

  1. Deakin
    March 3, 2015 at 2:28 pm (3 years ago)

    Dear Miss May
    1. The spinal cord is a long curvy line of lots of little bones.
    2. The skeletal system.

    From Deakin

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  2. Alexie
    March 3, 2015 at 2:29 pm (3 years ago)

    Dear Miss May,
    1. The spinel cord is a thin line in your back and it’s made out of tissue. If you break it can snap.
    2. The spinel cord is attached to your brain and your neck.
    3. 3 ways your spinel cord could be broken of you jump off of high hights or if you badly fall over or if you are in a car accident. From Alexie.

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  3. Ben H
    March 3, 2015 at 2:32 pm (3 years ago)

    Dear Miss May,
    1. A Spinal Cord is something that’s is you back that helps you move around.
    2.The body system it is part of is your back.
    3. The three ways you back can be damaged are 1.Fall on your back from a one metre drop 2.Fall on your back 3. Jumping off a playground equipment and getting hurt.
    From Ben H.

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  4. Liam D
    March 3, 2015 at 2:32 pm (3 years ago)

    To Miss May
    1.Your spine is little bones that make a long bone that goes down your back.
    2.The spine is apart of your brain.
    3.Falling over a metre hitting your head very hard and hitting or pushing someone’s spine.
    From Liam D.

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  5. Jason
    March 3, 2015 at 2:35 pm (3 years ago)

    Dear Miss May,
    1.The sipinal cord is a long thin tubeuler bunch of nerve tissue.
    2.It is a part of your brain
    3.If you fall from under a meteron the floor, car acsedent, falling of a chair.
    From Jason

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  6. Erin
    March 3, 2015 at 2:44 pm (3 years ago)

    Dear Miss May,
    1. The spinal cord is like your back bone that’s connected to your brain so if you hurt your brain sometimes it could affect your spinal cord.
    2. The body system it’s apart of is the back.
    3.The first way to damaged your spinal cord is jumping off the play ground the second way of damaging your spinal cord is falling off your bike the third is rocking on a rocking chair.
    From Erin

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  7. Eloise
    March 3, 2015 at 3:04 pm (3 years ago)

    Dear Miss May,
    I really especially liked this BTN video and learning about the spinal cord and how to keep them safe.
    1. A spinal coed is a large sometimes called the back bone full of nerve tissue.
    2. I believe that the spinal cord is apart of the nerve system.
    3. Three ways in wich the spinal cord could be damaged are 1 a car accident, 2 a fall from less than one metre, 3 jumping off the play equipment.
    I really enjoyed this activity.
    From Eloise.

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  8. LiamP
    March 3, 2015 at 3:06 pm (3 years ago)

    Dear Miss May,
    1.The spinal cord is a large tissue the goes down your back.
    2. The spinal cord is down your back.
    3. Three ways that your can damage you rock on your chair, falling back from high heights, getting ran into.
    From Liam P.

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  9. Nick
    March 3, 2015 at 3:09 pm (3 years ago)

    Dear Miss May
    1.The spinal cord is a long bunch of nerve tissue.
    2.It is apart of the nerve system .
    3.Rocking back and forth on a chair and you fall over,
    bending your back to far and you fall and getting run into.
    From Nick

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  10. Ben M
    March 3, 2015 at 3:10 pm (3 years ago)

    Dear Miss May,
    1. The spinal cord is along your back it allows you to bend down and it’s made up of little bones.
    2.The spinal cord is along your back?
    3.Bending it back to far, falling from heights, landing on it.
    From Ben M

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  11. Lauren
    March 3, 2015 at 3:12 pm (3 years ago)

    Daer Miss May,
    1. The spinal cord is a a long, thin tubular bunch of nerve tissue which supports cells.
    2. The spinal cord is part of your central nervous system
    3. You can damage your spinal cord by being in a car acceident, falling off high things and falling on your head hard.
    From Lauren

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  12. Lily-jade
    March 11, 2015 at 9:28 am (3 years ago)

    Dear Miss May
    A)It’s at the back of you and it’s called a spine.
    B)Your nervous system.
    C)By a fall by falling on a chair or not taking care of it.
    3)OK.
    From Lily-Jade

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  13. Kyle Yi
    March 11, 2015 at 9:35 am (3 years ago)

    Hi Miss May
    1.The spinal cord is a long thin part of your body it is made out of nerves and lots of small bones.
    2.The spinal cord is part of your nerves system.
    3.3 ways our spinal cord can be damaged are falling on your back falling of your chair.
    4.Accidents
    From Kyle-Yi

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  14. Theodora
    March 11, 2015 at 9:36 am (3 years ago)

    To Mrs. May,
    1. The spinal cord is a tissue?
    2. Your spinal cord is apart of your nerves system.
    3. Falling from less than a meter, rocking in a chair, and a accident.
    From Theodora

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  15. Kyan
    March 11, 2015 at 9:37 am (3 years ago)

    Dear Miss May,
    1. The spinal cord is a long tubular bunch of nerve tissues which supports cells.
    2. The spinal cord is apart of your brain.
    3. Three way you can damage your spinal are an accidnets, falling and rocking on a chair.
    From Kyan

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  16. Will M.
    March 11, 2015 at 9:37 am (3 years ago)

    Dear Miss May
    1. The spinal cord is a long tube like thing that is made up of cells.
    2. The spinal cord is apart of the nervous system.
    3. Falling off stuff from 1 metre, playing on the playground and car accidents.
    From Will M.

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  17. Kevin
    March 11, 2015 at 9:38 am (3 years ago)

    Dear Miss May,
    1. A spinal cord is a long, thin and tubular bunch of nerves that support cells.
    2. It is part of the nerves system.
    3. Three ways that you can damage your spinal cord is: 1. Accidents 2. Rocking chairs forward and backward 3. Moving someone’s damage spine an snap it.
    From Kevin

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  18. Will
    March 12, 2015 at 9:35 am (3 years ago)

    Dear Miss May,

    a) What is the spinal cord? It is a bone tissue that runs from the Brian to back it is a nerves system

    b) Which body system is it apart of? I think it’s a brain

    c) What are 3 ways in which your spinal cord could be damaged? Falling on to your back falling backwards on your chair hitting your head

    3. Create a Comic Life poster promoting ways to keep your spine & spinal cord safe.

    From Will S.

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  19. Jack B
    March 12, 2015 at 9:36 am (3 years ago)

    Dear Miss May
    1 The spinal cord is a lot of nerve tissue inside your spine.
    2 Your spinal cord is part of the nerve system.
    3 Your spinal cord can be Damaged by rocking your chair jumping off something and lading on your head ( this can kill you).
    From Jack

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  20. Eden
    March 12, 2015 at 9:47 am (3 years ago)

    Dear Miss May,
    I watched the BTN video and these are my answers.
    1.Your spinal cord is a thin tubular bunch of nerve tissue.
    2.The body system that is apart of the spinal cord is called the nervous system.
    3.Three ways your spinal cord can get damaged is by falling of something taller then one metre, jumping off the playground and if you fall on your head.
    From Eden.

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  21. Connor
    March 12, 2015 at 10:15 am (3 years ago)

    Dear miss may,
    What is the spinal cord? Your spinal cord is a long thing tubular bunch of nerve tissue which supports cells.

    b) Which body system is it apart of? The spinal cord is apart of the nervous system.

    c) What are 3 ways in which your spinal cord could be damaged? Big accidents such as falling on your head ( your brain is apart of the spinal cord) Rocking back on your chair and falling. Or falling from a meter.
    From Connor

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