Trip Up Your Brain

Sometimes different parts of the brain disagree. See what this disagreement looks like using a remote learning resource to experience how brains often take shortcuts. Pupils complete the activity, observe their results, and then read about the science behind them. 

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Instructional Ideas
  • Have pupils complete the color challenge in pairs and compare results
  • Create a box-and-whisker plot for each data set and compare the shape and spread of the data
  • Works well as a remote learning or in-class exercise
Classroom Considerations
  • A basic understanding of the function of the brain is helpful
  • Uses an investigation to demonstrate the concept
  • Offers options to supplement the lesson
  • None