UNIT 2

BIOLOGY/BRAIN 8-10% AP TEST



AP TEST MAY 1st

DATE
Essential Quesiton
Big ideas (understand)
Words to KNOW
Activities we accomplished (DO)

HOMEWORK




9/28
Brain imaging techniques
*CAT
*PET
*MRI
*fMRI
Love in an fMRI

Prezi on brain scans/imaging


ELECTRONIC FORM
9/29-
9/30
Begin labeling neuron

THE POWERPOINT


Neuron prezi
Dendrite
Axon
Nodes
Myelin
Synaptic terminal
Synapse
Neurotransmitters

*Polarized
*Threshold

*Action Potential

*Depolarization of axon

(Repolarization of axon)








10/3
MAD MAD NEURON OR
Scientific label/practice
ONLINE PRACTICE BUILD A NEURON
Label-the-partsof a neuron
LABEL THE SYNAPSE & presynaptic neuron/post
Or VIRTUAL NEURON

HARVARD DEMO
Build a neuron and use SUBSTANTIVE
conversation to explain the process of neural communication

Activity adapted from California State psychology professor: Wagonerp.23
If *Presynaptic neuron
*Polarized
*Depolarized Dendrite+Na
*Threshold
*Action Potential
*Depolarization of axon
(Repolarization of axon)
(Let the +Na sodium IN/ potassium +K OUT)
*Neurotransmitters
*Reuptake
or enzyme

Extra credit:
*Excitatory; Inhibitory signals
*Saltatory conduction
*Refraction
2016 rubric


OLD NEURON VIDEOS
10/4
What are the roles of CHEMICALS or
NEUROTRANSMITTERS.


*Self-test
*Acetylcholine
*Dopamine
*Serotonin
*Norepinephrine
*Endorphins
*Glutamine
*GABA





MAKE A FAKE_BOOK for 5 neurotransmitters
  • Identity/Birthplace
  • Fact or family
  • Ms. Vita's example for endorphin

PLACE THE IDEAS HERE

2014: our page of memes

PREZI explaining neurotransmitters

10/5
To distinguish how drugs interact with neurons
DrugInteraction.gif
*Agonist
*Antagonist
Depressant
Opiates
Stimulants
Hallucinogens
Watched clips for drug interaction
Decided if drugs were: AGOnist vs anTAGonist

Using MOUSE PARTY

10/6
Use this link with handout

Practice online quizzes
Parasympathetic vs Sympathetic
*CNS*Peripheral
*Autonomic
-Sympathetic
-Parasympathetic
*Somatic
*Sensory (afferent)
*Motor
(efferent)
*Interneurons
*Reflex arc

Thanks to Charlie Blair-Broeker for "texting/driving" piece

OR
Speed of impulse: START INTERACTIVE
10/7&
finish
10/11
How do hormones regulate our feelings, emotions? How is this different than the nervous system?

The serious lecture: Ms. Vita's Haiku-deck
The FUN ONE: I HEART GUTS!!!

Morgan Smoker's CIRCUS example
*Endocrine system
*Hormones
*Pineal
*Pituitary
*Thyroid
*Adrenal
*Gonads
Endocrine system
*SIGN IN AFTER creating account!!!!
Screen Shot 2016-10-06 at 2.15.40 PM.png




More practice with neurons

10/11
How do structures of our brain help us FUNCTION?
*Cerebellum
*Brain stem parts (pons, reticular formation, medulla);
*Limbic System (amygdala, hippocampus, hypothalamus, thalamus);
Michael Britt and the Psych files -
memorize parts of brain





10/12
DRAW BRAIN
BrainDrawing.gif



Enter the measurements in the HOMUNCULOUS MAPPER

Screen Shot 2016-10-12 at 2.00.30 PM.png
*Lobes - frontal, parietal, temporal, occipital

*Cortex (4 lobes)

Motor cortex; sensory cortex; Broca; Wernicke
THINGLINK LOBES


Practice lobes with this kahoot
10/13-
10/14
Superhero project

Ideas from STORIFY

OR ZOMBIE RESTAURANT MENU!!!!
----> Example from 2016BLAZIC

POST YOUR LINK HERE

PLAYDOH BRAIN OR
draw on desks as review
BRAINDRAWING.JPG - AddieLong
*Cerebellum
*Brain stem parts (pons, reticular formation, medulla);
*Limbic System (amygdala, hippocampus, hypothalamus, thalamus);
*Lobes - frontal, parietal, temporal, occipital


Motor cortex; sensory cortex; Broca; Wernicke
Here's a KAHOOT

More practice with neurons
KAHOOTS by other teachers if you are done

Easy - PLAYED IN HR
https://play.kahoot.it/#/k/dd5726d6-f29c-4324-80c2-048ae09c29b5
Challenging -
https://play.kahoot.it/#/k/d42c0b43-4aec-4765-baaa-eb676f7d7eec

----------------------------------------------first test
STUDY
10/17
SPLIT BRAIN GAME
http://nobelprize.org/educational/medicine/split-brain/index.html
split brain
corpus callosum

Meet split brain patients and Dr. Gazzaniga
Child born without corpus callosum
Split brain college demo
10/18
SLIDES
case studies

10/19
SUPER WEDNESDAYSPECIAL SCHEDULE
Brain Plasticity


Letter from Dr. Ben Carson

*Brain plasticity
*Sensory cortex
*Motor cortex
*Broca's area
*Wernicke's area
Emily Graver - Penn Manor student
Hemispherectomy




10/20
IN CLASS SLIDES ONLY - not for squeamish
2015 pictures - not for squeamish

PRE & POST TEST

For the squeamish, there are online demos and assessments:
Exploratorium (1998). Sheep brain dissection: The anatomy of memory. Retrieved
http://www.exploratorium.edu/memory/braindissection/index.html

Crimando, J. (1997).
Neuroanatomy tutorial I. Retrieved
http://www.gwc.maricopa.edu/class/bio201/brain/brshpx.htm?hint=saggital%20view

PurposeGames.com (2006-2015). Sheep brain-disected [sic]. Retrieved from
http://www.purposegames.com/game/sheep-brain-disected-quiz
dura
ventricles/aqueduct
cerebrospinal fluid
brain stem (pons, medulla)
endocrine (pituitary, pineal glands)
cortex (4 lobes)
limbic (thalamus, hypothalamus, hippocampus - if you cut correctly)
Practice BRAIN ANATOMY using sheep with dura covering



REVIEW:
  • Difference between somatic and autonomic nervous system
  • Difference between Central Nervous System and Peripheral
  • Difference between afferent neurons, efferent, interneuron
  • Difference between sympathetic v parasympathetic
  • Difference between brain stem and limbic system
  • Difference between left hemisphere and right hemisphere
  • Difference between brain plasticity and brain lesions
  • Difference between MRI, fMRI, CAT, EEG
  • Difference between 4 lobes
  • Difference between neurotransmitters, incl., GABA, Glutamine
  • Explain neural transmission: Polarized, Depolarized, Threshold, Action Potential, Neurotransmitters, Reuptake

Split brain

Test2

Nobel Prize Game

KAHOOT

Great question on the ear





More practice with SPLIT BRAIN

More practice with neurons

Go to Test2 for more