14.1 Nervous Control notes and 14.2 Sense Organs notes in downloadable word format.
A lesson on Nervous System and Reflex Arc from Mr Dare:
A lesson on the Eye and Pupil Reflex from Mr Dare:
And finally, a lesson on Accommodation from Mr Dare:
Science Bank 15 (Responding to Stimuli): Part 1 – the Eye (to 5m 30s); Part 2 – the Nervous System (to 9m 25s):
GCSE Bitesize revises The Nervous System (in 8m 27s) and here’s a short (less than 5 minute) video clip from BBC iScience – The Eye.
Other videos include Science in Focus – Wired Nervous System (22m 51s), The Virtual Body – Sensory Systems (19m) & BBC Short Circuit The Eye (19m).
BioKnowledgy Presentation on 6.5 Neurons and synapses from Chris Paine
6.5 Neurons & Synapses notes to complete (created by Mrs Green).
IB Bio Topic 6.5 Pt A Neurons a 4m video lesson and IB Bio Topic 6.5 Pt B Neurons another 4m video lesson, from roxprice.
How do Nerves Carry Information? a 6m40s lesson from Naked Science Scrapbook.
In Crash Course Biology #26 – The Nervous System, Hank begins a series of videos on organ systems with a look at the nervous system and all of the things that it is responsible for in the body.
Fantastic animated tutorials from McGraw Hill Education – the Nerve Impulse, Action Potential propagation in unmyelinated axons, Voltage-gated channels & the action potential, Sodium-Potassium exchange pump, how it works & the sodium channel involved in nerve transmission. Also transmission across a synapse.
From Sinauer Associates we have an animated, narrated tutorial on Reflex Arcs which also includes a quiz and here are animated, narrated tutorials on the synapse and action potentials.
Lovely infographic – just click on it to enlarge.
How fast are your reactions? ReactionTimesLab. Test your reactions with Sheep or a stoplight. Here are some other methods from IQ tests or use the classic ruler drop method: instructions and how to make your own reaction timer.