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Author Systems, Terra Nova Learning
Title This Is Your Brain : Teaching about Neuroscience and Addiction Research
Imprint Arlington, VA : National Science Teachers Association, 2012
©2012
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Descript 1 online resource (344 pages)
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Note Intro -- Title Page -- Copyright -- CONTENTS -- PREFACE -- SECTION ONE: How to understand and use This Is Your Brain -- SECTION TWO: Lessons -- 1: Who Is Chris? -- 2: Thinking Like a scientist -- 3: How Does the Brain Work? -- 4: How Do Drugs Affect the Brain? -- 5: How Science Is Helping -- 6: Why Research Is important -- 7: What Is Ethics in Science? -- 8: Applying Ethics to Research -- 9: Ensuring the Ethical Conduct of Research -- 10: Thinking About the Future of Research -- SECTION THREE: Assessments -- SECTION FOUR: Supporting materials -- Mouse Maze -- Student Glossary -- Parent/Guardian Letter -- Teacher Resources -- Parent Resources -- Student Resources -- Unit References -- INDEX
"The need for students' understanding of the value of the neurosciences-and the damaging effects of illicit drug use, the mechanisms of addiction, and the scientific and ethical basis of animal-based drug abuse research-is critical to creating a better future for our children" (from the Introduction). This innovative middle school curriculum presents 10 comprehensive, ready-to-use lessons about contemporary real-world issues involved in drug use and abuse
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Systems, Terra Nova Learning This Is Your Brain : Teaching about Neuroscience and Addiction Research Arlington, VA : National Science Teachers Association,c2012 9781933531229
Subject Drug abuse -- Research.;Drug addiction -- Prevention.;Neurosciences
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