The activities we can offer your school system are:
Learning and Memory (Grades K-5)
This module includes hands-on activities to teach K-5 students about cognition and learning and memory with tasks such as the Stroop test, repetitive mazes (easy and hard) and blind spot assessments.
Neurological Disorders and Treatments/Intervention (Grades 6-12)
These activities cover the symptoms and physiology of various neurological disorders including migraine, Alzheimer's and multiple sclerosis. Additional activities cover treatment and recovery from traumatic brain injury and stroke, including therapy and issues around universal design.
Sheep Brain Dissections (Grades 6-12)
This activity brings proper dissection techniques and the neuroanatomy of sheep brains into the classroom. Instructors perform informative dissections (relevant to grade) and show how the dissection is performed and what supplies are necessary.
Cognition and Attention (Grades 6-12)
These activities introduce brain systems involved in learning, memory, attention and decision-making. Fun and interactive activities highlight the limitations of our brain and demonstrate ways of improving our memory.
Integrated Elementary Module
This module is designed to introduce younger children to the brain, brain safety and brain function. Brief interactive lessons are provided about the importance of wearing a helmet, some major parts of our brain and how they interact with our ability to sense the world and make movements.