Monday, February 16, 2009
how does our nervous sytem help us learn?
So what is this thing we call a nervous system? Is it something we need to look after? Does it have delicate sensibilities? How does it work? Can the thoughts in my head really be the result of biochemical reactions in my brain?
Maybe we should try to understand our brains better... afterall, we use them every day of our lives.
[and is that correct grammar? - "we", "them", "lives"]
Here are some links to online learning resources:
A movie about how the brain works
and this last one is gross, but possibly educational :-)
By the Way - there are at least two homework projects secretly embedded in this post...
[here is one]
- follow the link on the previous brackets to see examples of kid's brain art - you will need to make a poster relating your brain to learning, keeping it healthy, or something similar