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Which Parts Of The Brain Do What?
4 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
How did we figure out what parts of the brain are responsible for speaking, walking, and remembering? Young neurologists go back in time to witness the discoveries of Paul Broca, the first physician to conduct experiments to determine...
How Playing an Instrument Benefits Your Brain
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...
What Happens When You Remove the Hippocampus?
5 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Imagine not being able to remember what day it is or what food you had for breakfast this morning. This nightmare was a reality for Henry Molaison, whose life story is the focus of this video explaining how different parts of the...
Could Your Brain Repair Itself?
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...
What Are Mini Brains?
5 mins 6th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
Scientists grow tiny brains outside an organism in their labs. How this is accomplished and why become the central focus of a video and discussion. After viewing the core lesson, ten questions check for content mastery and prepare young...
The Brain: Explored
6th - 12th
Is there anymore more mysterious and wonderful than the human brain? Often, we have so many questions it's difficult to know where to begin. Check out this five-part video series on different aspects of the brain, hosted by Dr. David Eagleman. Keep in mind the videos vary in length from about 3 minutes to 11 minutes.
How Playing Sports Benefits Your Body ... and Your Brain
4 mins 7th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Exercising is undeniably beneficial for our brains and bodies. But how do these benefits compare to the participation and joining of a sports team? Watch an educational video to discover the psychological and health benefits of joining a...
Neurons in Parietal Cortex Are Active During Straddling
1 min 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewHow do scientists know which parts of the brain various functions use? With the help of an animated cat, viewers observe this process. They listen to the activity of one neuron as the cat steps over an obstacle and hear when the neuron...
The Science of Marijuana—How THC Affects the Brain
7th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Marijuana can affect every part of a user's life—starting with the delicate nervous centers of the brain. An informative article and worksheet prompt teenagers to learn more about how the THC found in most forms of marijuana can...
Diagnosing a Zombie: Brain and Body
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...