Drugs and the Nervous System

Unit 5: Nervous System
Lesson 12 of 14

Objective: SWBAT explain how drugs impact the function of the nervous system.

Big Idea: Use this lesson to help students understand the ways that various drugs impact neurons and the nervous system.

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Science, nervous system (Anatomy), Spinal Cord, drugs, neurons, senses, nervous system, brain
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