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How Does Our Brain Make Us Do Stuff?

What better way to show a kid how a neuron works than building one from Legos? In my video, I'm going to take kids through parts of the neuron and show them how messages get passed along on this…

From  Makaela Lewis on December 4th, 2020 12 plays 0  

How Do You Really "Feel" Things?

This video describes how sensory information is relayed to the brain via neurons. In this video, students will learn how to make a neuron with pipe cleaners.

From  Josie Kleve on December 4th, 2020 14 plays 0  

Myelinated and Unmyelinated Axons

This is a short video that discusses the importance of nerve insulation within the human body, and how this protective layer of cells is essential for your everyday life. For this project, the…

From  Austin Gresham Outlaw on December 4th, 2020 6 plays 0  

Building a Neuron

Learn about what parts make up a neuron and what each part does! In this video, you will also complete a craft activity to make a neuron of your very own!

From  Bridgette Nicole Weiss on December 3rd, 2020 8 plays 0