Ch 25: The Brain & Nervous System Lesson Plans

About This Chapter

The Brain and Nervous System chapter of this course is designed to help you plan and teach the students in your classroom about the components of the brain and the nervous system. The video lessons, quizzes and transcripts can easily be adapted to provide your lesson plans with engaging and dynamic educational content. Make planning your course easier by using our syllabus as a guide.

Weekly Syllabus

Below is a sample breakdown of the Brain and Nervous System chapter into a 5-day school week. Based on the pace of your course, you may need to adapt the lesson plan to fit your needs.

Day Topics Key Terms and Concepts Covered
Monday The Brain: Structure and Function A look at how the brain controls the entire body
Tuesday The Brain: Structure and Function The functions of the cerebrum and cerebellum
Wednesday The Brain: Structure and Function How the brain stem controls the heartbeat and breathing
Thursday Neurons The parts and functions of neurons
Friday The Central and Peripheral Nervous Systems A look at how the central nervous system processes information, and the sensory and motor neurons of the peripheral nervous system

Chapter Practice Exam
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Practice Final Exam
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