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Brain and Neurons

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Biology Volunteer Activities
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Students will learn about some important structures found in the human body’s nervous system along with their functions.

This activity can be added to a workshop or can be completed at a booth event. 

What You Need

Materials Needed:

  • Play dough (various colours)
  • Images of Brains and Neurons


Brain figure:

Neuron figure:

What To Do

Youth can use the different colours of play dough to make a model of the different lobes/parts of the brain and the structures of a neuron.