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115 resources with the keyterm brain

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Human Anatomy and Physiology

For Teachers 11th - 12th
Students study human anatomy and physiology.
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Watch Your Thoughts! Diagnostic Imaging and the Brain

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students investigate the structure and function of the brain and the diagnostic imaging technologies used in brain research. They complete a worksheet and discuss their findings.
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Mapping the Homunculus

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students determine the relative number of nerve endings located in the skin. By calculating the reciprocal of these measurements, students have the appropriate data for predicting the relative size of the homunculus found on the cerebral...
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Anatomy of the Brain

For Teachers 5th - 9th
Learners explore the brain. In this science lesson, students view a diagram of the brain and discuss the various regions of the brain. Learners discuss the importance of protecting the brain and design a protective covering.
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Brain Watching

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Pupils identify the different parts of the nervous system. In this biology lesson, students research methods to diagnose and cure neurological disorders. They present their report to class.
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Brain Development

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students examine the discoveries that were made in the brain in the 1960's and compare them to the effects of today.  In this brain development lesson students divide into groups and participate in several activities that help them to...
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Making a Brain: Aritifical Neural Network

For Teachers 6th - 7th
Students explore how the brain works. In this nervous system lesson, students create a network of "neurons" to simulate how the nervous system and the brain work together.
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Working Together

For Students 7th - 10th
In this body movement worksheet, students draw a chain diagram that describes the process of moving some part of the body including the bones, muscles, and joints and the nervous system.
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Nervous System

For Students 6th - 8th
In this nervous system worksheet, students fill in the blank comparing central and peripheral nervous system. Students diagram the reflex arc pathway and describe the response system.
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Label the Neuron

For Teachers 7th
In this neuron worksheet, 7th graders study the definitions for the neuron and then label the neuron diagram with the terms.
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Neuroscience for Kids Coloring Book

For Teachers 7th - 12th
In this neuroscience learning exercise, students color in 12 different parts of the nervous system, including the brain, spinal cord, and neurons.
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The Nervous System

For Students Higher Ed
In this nervous system worksheet, students review the structure and function of the central nervous system. This worksheet has 1 drawing and 17 fill in the blank statements.
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Memory Word Search

For Students Higher Ed
In this health learning exercise, students find the words related to the concept of memory and the answers are found by looking at the bottom of the page.
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What the Mind Remembers

For Teachers 9th - 12th
High schoolers aske questions about how the brain forms and retrieves memories. They devise an experiment that attempts to shed some light on the question. Students are allowed to make general observations from questions given to them...
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Growth and Development

For Teachers 4th
Fourth graders explore an interactive site and discover new facts about the brain and its functions. They play a game demonstrating which areas of the brain control specific muscles.
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What Does Your "Homunculus" Look Like?

For Teachers 9th - 11th
Students determine the density of touch receptors in various parts of the body on the right hand side. They use collected data to draw a picture of the "homunculus" of an experimental subject.
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OUtside Influence

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students identify factors that are important for brain functioning of learning. They observe the impact of interaction in mice. They also create their own experiment dealing with the mice. They analyze and share their results.
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Taste and Smell

For Teachers 3rd - 4th
Pupils experiment to determine classmates taste and smell to find out which sends the clearest message to the brain.
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Movies Are Us

For Teachers 11th - 12th
Students watch a movie, and answer teacher created questions in order to explore the brain.