The Busy Brain

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The Busy Brain


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Students will understand how the brain receives and sends signals to the body. They will use brainteasers to lead them to an understanding that the brain gets signals from parts of the body, like the eyes, skin, and other senses. Student groups will create a diagram, role-play, model, or create an original product to demonstrate the interaction between the brain and other parts of the body.

Content Standard(s):
SC2015 (2015)
Grade: 4
10 ) Obtain and communicate information explaining that humans have systems that interact with one another for digestion, respiration, circulation, excretion, movement, control, coordination, and protection from disease.

Alabama Alternate Achievement Standards
AAS Standard:
SCI.AAS.4.10- Identify human systems (i.e. digestive, circulatory, and respiratory).

Tags: brain, nervous system, systems
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Author: Stephanie Carver