We found 24 reviewed resources for neurological diseases
Could Your Brain Repair Itself?Lesson Planet
4 mins 9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
Is your brain running a little slow? Just reboot it and you'll be good to go. This advice may sound ridiculous, but by watching this video you will learn how through a process called neurogenesis, adult brains are able repair and replace...
Exploring the Nervous System Through Disease and InjuryLesson Planet
6th - 8th
Middle schoolers are introduced to the nervous system. In groups, they research the relationship between disease and injury and how it affects the nervous system. To end the lesson, they present their findings to the class and create a...
2017 AP® Psychology Free-Response QuestionsLesson Planet
10th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
How does psychology affect other parts of people's lives? Scholars consider scenarios such as how stress affects a musician's audition or to what extent is a person's eating behavior connected to neurology. Analyzing such questions from...
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.
Why Is It so Hard to Cure ALS?Lesson Planet
5 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Although discovered over 150 years ago, scientists still struggle to find a cure or treatment for ALS. Viewers of a short video learn about the challenges facing scientists in their attempts to help those who suffer from ALS.
Paralysed Rats Made To Walk AgainLesson Planet
7 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
The cure for paralysis seems to be some electrical stimulation and a little bit of chocolate. A video presentation examines work done in Switzerland that successfully allowed paralyzed rats to walk again. Electrical stimulation allows...
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.
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...
How Playing an Instrument Benefits Your BrainLesson Planet
5 mins 8th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Did you know that playing music is the brain's equivalent to a full body workout? Learn about how the advancements in the studies of neuroscientists have brought us to a greater understanding of how playing an instrument dramatically...
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.