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The Nervous System

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* Name: The NERD Lab, Dr. Laura Morett, Cailee Nelson, Jacob Feiler, Sarah Hughes Berheim

* Position: College of Education, The University of Alabama

* Contact:; lmorett [at]

* Year contributed: 2021


  • Grade Level: 4, 7
  • Alabama Course of Study: Grade 4, Standard 10; Grade 7, Standard 4


In this lesson, students will learn about the function of the nervous system. Students will learn that the nervous system is split up into the central and peripheral nervous systems and understand the function of each. Instructors will indicate how these systems are integrated and how neurons function to send information throughout the nervous system in order for our bodies to function.


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alabama/the_nervous_system.txt · Last modified: 2021/04/22 14:56 by alabama