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Sensitivity and the nervous system
Nervous system video clip
A short video describing the nervous system.
The nervous system (BBC Bitesize)
A detailed description of the nervous system including the eye, neurones and the reflex arc.
The eye (BBC Bitesize)
A detailed summary of the parts of the eye, how we see, and some vision defects.
The reflex arc (BBC Bitesize)
A detailed description of the reflex arc including a diagram and video clip. The steps are clearly identified.
Neurones and synapses (BBC Bitesize)
A detailed overview of the three types of neurone and synapse, using diagrams, text and a short video clip.
The nervous system game (BBC)
A drag and drop interactive game in which parts of the body are connected to the nervous system.
Brain map (BBC)
An interactive map of the brain listing parts and functions.
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