Balancing Ball Activity!
This was a challenge for the boys. They had to work together carrying the ball with the sticks to the end of the course. If the ball dropped they had to go back to the start. They were working on teamwork, communication, balance, coordination and gross motor skills. This was a fun way for them […]
Welcome to the Brain Injury Association of Massachusetts
The Brain Injury Association of Massachusetts (BIA-MA) is here to support individuals and families who experience the life changing, sometimes devastating, effects of brain injury. BIA-MA provides Prevention, Education, Advocacy, and Support to survivors, caregivers, and professionals.
Brain hats (cerebral cortex)
We loved making this brain hat (UPDATE: if that link won't work for you, try this: Go to the link here: https://ellenjmchenry.com/ and go to "Free downloads--> Human Body". Then scroll down and under "brain" you will see a link for "brain hemisphere hat." Hope that works for you!) while we talked about parts of the brain! It just shows the functions of the cortex (we covered internal structures separately) but we made it early on in the unit and referred to it often throughout. The hats were…
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