High School Anatomy Week 8

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*Spine Book(s)
*A spine book is the backbone of a study.
Day 1Day 2Day 3Day 4Day 5
Anatomy & Physiology Made Incredibly Easy
Anatomy & Physiology Made Incredibly Easy!
p. 75-79 A look at the neurosensory systemp. 80-85 The central nervous systemp. 86-89 Spinal cord, reflexes, etc.p. 91-96 Protective structures, peripheral nervous system
Anatomy and Physiology Made Incredibly Visual!Anatomy and Physiology Made Incredibly Visual!p.55-61p.62-64p.66-67p.68-69p. 70 Vision Quest
Additional reading
Brown Paper School book: Blood and GutsBlood and Gutsp. 111-113p.114-115
Activity: brain dissection

Supplies needed: Sheep brain

Can’t afford or don’t want a dissection kit?

Watch a video of a sheep brain dissection online!
Sheep brain
Activity: knee jerker
Activities: limb levitation and dollar drop
Brain Rules (Updated and Expanded): 12 Principles for Surviving and Thriving at Work, Home, and SchoolBrain RulesRead: Introduction, ExerciseRead: SleepRead: StressRead: WiringRead: Attention, Memory
The Secret Life of the BrainThe Secret Life of the BrainEpisode 1 The Baby’s BrainEpisode 2 The Child’s BrainEpisode 3 The Teenage Brain
The Nervous System, Part 1: Crash Course A&P #8

Circadian Rhythm and Your Brain’s Clock
The Nervous System, Part 2 – Action! Potential!: Crash Course A&P #9

What happens when you remove the hippocampus? – Sam Kean
The Nervous System, Part 3 – Synapses!: Crash Course A&P #10

What causes headaches? – Dan Kwartler
Central Nervous System: Crash Course A&P #11

How memories form and how we lose them – Catharine Young
Peripheral Nervous System: Crash Course A&P #12

What if we could look inside human brains? – Moran Cerf
Labs and Activities
Human Anatomy Coloring BookHuman Anatomy Coloring Bookp. 24 Nervous systemp. 25 Nerve cellp. 26 Brain
Netter's Anatomy Coloring BookNetter’s Anatomy Coloring Book4-14-24-34-44-5
Ectomy – a printable game about parts of the brainInside-Out Anatomy: The Nervous System
Exploratorium – Brain Explorer: Check out the fun, interactive activities! Test your memory, learn how your brain jumps to conclusion, play a game, and more.

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