Chapter 9: Nervous System
This chapter is divided into three main sections: the neuron, parts and functions of the brain, and finally the cranial nerves. This unit includes a dissection of the sheep brain and a project on brain disorders.
Part 1: Introduction to the Nervous System
Part 2: How the Brain Processes Information
Article: Phineas Gage - a curious case study in brain injury
Hemisphere Dominance Test - which side of your brain is dominant - for fun!
Concept Map: Nervous System -connect the nervous system structures
Part 3: Cranial Nerves
Cranial Nerves Coloring - identify and color each of the cranial nerves
Dissection of a Giraffe - video showing the vagus nerve
Review Guide: 9.13 to 9.15: Cranial Nerves
Quizlet: Cranial Nerves
Part 4: Sheep Brain Dissection
Quizlet: Sheep Brain
Research a brain disorder and present your research to the class