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    University of Washington
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    In this activity, learners investigate the olfactory system by conducting several experiments. In "CLASS EXPERIMENT," learners find that the ability to detect an odor decreases with...

    $5 - $10 per group Ages 11 - 14 2 to 4 hours
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    University of Minnesota
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    In this activity, learners discover that the human brain is highly adaptable. Learners try to toss beanbags at a target while wearing prism goggles. Learners collect and interpret data and then...

    $10 - $20 per group Ages 8 - 18 45 to 60 minutes
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    In this activity related to the famous "Stroop Effect," learners explore how words influence what we see and how the brain handles "mixed messages." Learners read colored words...

    free Ages 8 - 18 10 to 30 minutes
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    This neuroscience activity introduces learners to how messages are sent and received by neurons. Learners use modeling clay and pipe cleaners to build model neurons. This lesson guide includes...

    $1 - $5 per group Ages 11 - 14 45 to 60 minutes
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    In this activity, learners investigate the touch sensory system and discover how to plan and carry out their own experiments. In "CLASS EXPERIMENT," learners find that the ability to tell...

    $5 - $10 per group Ages 8 - 18 1 to 2 hours
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    In this neuroscience activity, learners conduct a simulation to demonstrate how multiple incoming signals influence the action of neurons. This activity will help learners think about how brain...

    free Ages 11 - 14 30 to 45 minutes
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    In this activity, learners play a simple card game to learn the sequence of events in the transmission of nervous system signals. This lesson guide includes background information, instructions on...

    $1 - $5 per group Ages 11 - 14 45 to 60 minutes
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    University of Minnesota
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    In this activity, learners investigate procedural memory. Procedural memory is the type of memory called upon when performing skills, learned behaviors, or procedures such as tying a shoelace or...

    $1 - $5 per student Ages 8 - 18 45 to 60 minutes
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    In this activity, learners create an electrical circuit and investigate how some dissolved substances conduct electricity. Use this activity to explain how the nervous system sends messages as...

    $10 - $20 per group Ages 11 - 14 45 to 60 minutes
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    In this activity, learners dissect a piece of pizza to learn about nutrients important for health. This activity emphasizes the nutrients that the brain and nervous system need from food as well as...

    $5 - $10 per group Ages 11 - 14 45 to 60 minutes

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