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The Nervous System – Online
April 16, 2020 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am EDT
Our nervous system takes in information from our surroundings, allows communication within the body & controls our body functions. The brain, the spinal cord & neuron cells make up our nervous system! In this workshop you will introduced to the basic anatomy of our central & peripheral nervous systems. You will make a paper model of the brain and learn about the different types of brains in different animals. Learn about neuroscience STEM trailblazers, May-Britt Moser, Rachel Sarah Herz & Dr. Lorina Naci.
Small groups of 10, interactive, live online instruction.
Recommended age:6-12 years old
- Science Booklet pdf
- Paper neuron model
- Paper brain model
- Zoom app or desktop
- Glue, tape or glue sticks
- Pencil, pencil crayons or markers