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Brain Power: Grades 6-9


As students complete the activities in the module, observe whether they have mastered the following:

  1. Do students know the main parts of the brain and the major functions of each part?
  2. Do students know the main parts of a neuron? Can they explain the function of the neurotransmitters?
  3. Can students explain neurotransmission? Do they have a clear understanding that this is the process through which messages are sent throughout the brain and body?
  4. Do students understand the importance of the brain and its many functions?
  5. Did students participate in the class activities and discussion? Did they engage in the topics?

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NIDA. (2007, June 1). Brain Power: Grades 6-9. Retrieved from https://www.drugabuse.gov/publications/brain-power/brain-power-grades-6-9

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