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Weekly Agenda Template - Instructor needs to edit

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  • Week 12 ~ X/X-X/X
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    Objectives

    • Explain how the nervous and endocrine systems help maintain homeostasis
    • Explain how neurons transmit and receive signals
    • Explain how senses help maintain homeostasis
    • Describe the structure and function of the central nervous system
    • Describe the structure and function of the peripheral nervous system
    • Explain how the two parts of the nervous system work together
    • Explain how hormones can influence cell activity
    • Describe the major endocrine glands and the hormones they produce
    • Explain the role of the hypothalamus
    • Identify some endocrine diseases, their causes and effects

    Video Introduction - Watch this!

     

    Assignment Checklist:
    (these are the assignments you must turn in)

    • 12.01
    • 12.02
    • 12.03
    • 12.04
    • 12.05

    Vocabulary

     

    stimulus
    central nervous system
    peripheral nervous system
    neuron
    dendrite
    axon
    resting potential
    sodium-potassium pump
    action potential
    synapse
    terminal
    neurotransmitter
    cone cell
    rod cell
    cerebrum
    cerebral cortex
    cerebellum
    brain stem
    reflex arc
    somatic nervous system
    autonomic nervous system
    sympathetic nervous system
    parasympathetic nervous system
    hormone
    gland
    hypothalamus
    pituitary gland
    releasing hormones

    Schedule (you may work ahead of schedule)

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