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Human Body Systems: Nervous System

Nervous System Webquest

  • Nervous System Webquest

    Neurons and Nerve Impulses

    1. Open a new Internet tab and go to the learn.genetics site. Search for mad neuron or control click on the link below to go directly there.

    2. Train with Dr. Dendrisitein to become an apprentice mad scientist by building your own monster neural circuit! Click on the play button

    3. Turn your volume down so that ONLY YOU can listen to Dr. Dendristein explain what to do. Follow his instructions to create a neuron.

    4. On a separate sheet draw each neuron part. Make a line that comes from the part to the side of the page and label the name of the part, and what it does. (copy from the “Mad Scientist Apprentice Training Panel.”) You will actually create two neurons to hook together.

    5. Record your score under your two neurons.

Nervous System Video