The brain is your coolest organ. It is the boss of your other organs, your emotions, your movements, and much more. The brain is fun to study, and here students and teachers can get ideas for classroom activities, experiments, Science Fair topics, and supplies to learn more about the brain.
The AAN wants teachers and parent educators to have helpful and constructive resources for young learners. We have a variety of classroom support items available to you at no cost.
- For Young Learners:
Your Fantastic Elastic Brain, by JoAnn Deak, Ph.D.This book provides fun facts coupled with beautiful illustrations.
- For Older Learners:
The Brain: Anatomy of the Brain Poster
This poster provides a clear layout and high-level descriptors of the functions of the brain.
- For Your Virtual Reality Buffs:
Google Cardboard, Simple Virtual Reality Goggles
This learning tool for your classroom fits most smartphones and comes with a suggestion of a neuroscience virtual reality game to play.
- For Your Whole Class:
A Classroom Set of Brain-shaped Stress Balls (an order of 25). This tool for your classroom will come with suggestions of how to connect sensory activities to learn about the brain.
- Teachers: Include your t-shirt size and we will send you a free gift.