For the Classroom

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Review this mock case study and determine the ‘patient’s’ diagnosis. Descriptions created from the 8th edition of the Brain Facts book. Part of the Brain Bee prep series.
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Use this interactive to explain to students what's going on in their brain when they get distracted in class.
  • Annenberg Learner
Delve into history of neuroscience with its founding father of Santiago Ramon y Cajal.
  • The Brain Geek
Explore the nervous system with this interactive tool.
  • Inner Body
Download this app and let your students begin exploring the nervous system.
  • Andamio Games
Teach your students about their brains and animal brains with this activity.
  • Brain U
Use an old, familiar tune to teach your students about a variety of nerves in the body.
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Check out the top 6 resources other teachers found helpful in 2018.
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Is seeing believing? Look at these cards and see if you can tell which is bigger.
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Students can squish, build, and light up a neuron in this hands-on activity.
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At what age do we start stereotyping who we think of as a scientist? Use this activity to talk with your students about what a neuroscientist really looks like.
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Our senses do more than tell us when something smells sweet, or feels soft — they help us interpret our environment. This presentation will help you teach students how the brain processes our senses.
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Learn more about the different strategies used for managing trauma in the classroom.
  • Concordia University Blog

3D Brain

An interactive brain map that you can rotate in a three-dimensional space.