Brain development
Download
1 / 9

BRAIN DEVELOPMENT - PowerPoint PPT Presentation


  • 175 Views
  • Uploaded on

BRAIN DEVELOPMENT. Child Development. Ticket to Class What do the following have to do with the human brain?. Walnut Half: Blue Cheese : Grain of Rice :. Pinkish-Grey Jello-Jigglers : Pruning:. ANSWERS. Walnut Half : represents the wrinkled and convoluted surface of the brain. ANSWERS.

loader
I am the owner, or an agent authorized to act on behalf of the owner, of the copyrighted work described.
capcha
Download Presentation

PowerPoint Slideshow about ' BRAIN DEVELOPMENT' - boris


An Image/Link below is provided (as is) to download presentation

Download Policy: Content on the Website is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use and may not be sold / licensed / shared on other websites without getting consent from its author.While downloading, if for some reason you are not able to download a presentation, the publisher may have deleted the file from their server.


- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - E N D - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Presentation Transcript
Brain development

BRAIN DEVELOPMENT

Child Development


Ticket to class what do the following have to do with the human brain
Ticket to ClassWhat do the following have to do with the human brain?

  • Walnut Half:

  • Blue Cheese:

  • Grain of Rice:

  • Pinkish-Grey

    Jello-Jigglers:

  • Pruning:


Answers
ANSWERS

Walnut Half: represents the wrinkled and convoluted surface of the brain.


Answers1
ANSWERS

Blue Cheese: the brain smells like this.


Answers2
ANSWERS

Grain of Rice: you can fit 10,000 neurons in it.


Answers3
ANSWERS

Pinkish-Grey Jello-Jigglers: the brain is a pinkish-grey color and the consistency of jello-jigglers.


Answer
ANSWER

Pruning: neurons that don’t get used and make no connections, get “pruned”. This happens more rapidly in adolescence. The brain loses elasticity.


Brain trivia
BRAIN TRIVIA

  • • Hardest working, vital organ in the body

  • • Represents less than 2% of body weight

  • • Uses 25% of oxygen you breathe

  • • Oblong shape

  • • Weighs approximately 3 pounds

  • • Takes up half the volume in your head

  • • Commander in chief of everything 24/7

  • • All trivia info from previous PPT slides



ad