Neurological Disorder Teacher Resources
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The Genetic Basis of Neurological DisordersLesson Planet
9th - Higher Ed
Students explore neurological disorders. They examine the presence and absence of discernible genes. Students describe neruological diseases and draw faces of affected persons. They play a human neurology disorders learning game.
The Talk Show: A Bioethical Dilemma About Neurological DisordersLesson Planet
9th - Higher Ed
Students explore neurological societal problems. They research, collect information and assess the ramifications of ethical, economic, political, and social issues. During a talk show simulation, students present their decisions.
Autism and the Structure and Function of SynapsesLesson Planet
2 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Take autism awareness in your class to a whole new level. Scholars watch a short video to discover how autism affects the brain. The narrator discusses the effects of altered proteins on neural synapses and the role the nucleus plays in...
Autism Spectrum Disorders: The New RainbowLesson Planet
9th - 10th
Students conduct research into the area of Autism Spectrum Disorders. They use the internet and a variety of resources in order to obtain information. Students use the information to take part in a writing project of authoring a new...
Adrenoleukodystrophy (ALD):A Case Study Using the FilmLesson Planet
6th - Higher Ed
Students study the genetic disorder Adrenoleukodystrophy (ALD) by viewing the film "Lorenzo's Oil". They complete a summary of the movie and answer questions while viewing the movie. Extensions activities also included.
Diagnosing a Zombie: Brain and BodyLesson Planet
4 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Could zombies be driven by brain functions just like humans? This is a creative way to demonstrate to your class how we can use evidence and reasoning to diagnose particular situations, as well as to provide young learners with an...
The Effects of Alcohol and other Teratogens: A model using ZebrafishLesson Planet
9th - 12th
Students investigate the interference of various drugs on an embryo through experimentation. This is an open-ended lab to allow students to see effects of various chemicals humans choose to put in their bodies and create questions they...
A Study of the Effects of Ethanol and Heavy Metal Chemicals on the Development of the Zebrafish EmbryoLesson Planet
9th - 12th
Students are exposed to the dangers of alcohol abuse through the study and experimentation of alcohol on zebrafish embryos. This exercise can be used to demonstrate the effects of ethanol, cadmium, and lead on embryological development.