BAM Files: Sample Lessons
Parts of the Brain
Learn how scientists infer the functions of different brain structures. Appreciate the many functions of the brain, and be able to match up to 7 structures with their functions. Practice communication skills by presenting brief skits.
Our senses are fascinating in many ways. Click the link to learn more.
Teach students in elementary school how the brain talks to our muscles by following the lesson plan below and using the accompanying Powerpoint presentation and worksheet.
Brains of Different Species
Now managed by the Center for Behavioral Neuroscience, this collection of resources is available for use in K-12, undergraduate and graduate classrooms, as well as for special events, lectures, or workshops. Educators can 'check out' any of these materials as one would check out any library book.