We found 73 reviewed resources for stressors
Sympathetic Nervous System
11 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
The sympathetic nervous system's job is to prepare the body in situations that threaten your survival. Video 14 in a series of 47 about the body specifically focuses on the sympathetic nervous system and stress. The narrator explains how...
Monitoring the Body's Reaction to Stress
9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
When stressed, do you prefer the fight or flight response? Scholars observe, measure, and identify the body's response to stress using a well-researched methodology. They learn about the autonomic nervous system, hormones, and more.
The Psychology of Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder
5 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Fear. Anxiety. Depression. Scholars examine the impacts of Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder. They analyze the causes of PTSD through a short video clip and class discussion, understanding why it exists and what treatment options are...
Sex Cells and Inherited Trauma - De-Natured
11 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Do our experiences in childhood become part of our genetic makeup? The third of a four-part video series focusing on reproduction examines trending research in epigenetics. The narrator explains the experiment, data, and analysis of the...
Why Too Much Stress Is Bad For You
3 mins 9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
Papers to grade, parents to call, meetings to attend ... there seems to be no end to stress! What happens to our bodies if we are under too much stress for too long? Examine the facts through an insightful video from the American...
Saving Those Who Save Us: Exploring the Use of Sensors with Data Visualization
9th - 12th CCSS: Designed
Sensor technology is amazingly accurate and useful. Combining the sensor technology and mathematical knowledge, scholars design experiments to answer a question they have developed. Questions may focus on light sensing, temperature...
How Do We Right the Wrongs of the Past?
6th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewWhile righting historical wrongs may be difficult, the United States and other countries have tried to reconcile themselves with the past. A resource asks scholars to examine the United States' efforts to come to terms with issues such...