NIH Curriculum Supplement Series
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NIH Curriculum Supplement Series

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Offers web-based instructional modules based on cutting-edge scientific discoveries. Topics include cell biology & cancer, infectious diseases, human genetic variation, sleep disorders, neurobiology & addiction, chemicals & the environment, alcohol, the brain & hearing, the mouth & tooth decay. Most modules are for middle & high school. Each includes inquiry-based activities & extensive background materials. Each was field tested by teachers. (NIH)
Material Type: Reference Material
Date Added to MERLOT: June 21, 2004
Date Modified in MERLOT: December 01, 2013
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Send email to ose@science.education.nih.gov

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    Good quality material; may be reviewed
    avg: 4.67 rating
  • User review 5 average rating
  • User Rating: 5 user rating
  • Discussion (1 Comment)
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  • Personal Collections (3)
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Primary Audience: Middle School, High School
Mobile Compatibility: Not specified at this time
Language: English
Cost Involved: no
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Accessiblity Information Available: no
Creative Commons: unsure

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Avatar for Bruce Stewart
9 years ago

Bruce Stewart (Faculty)

I surveyed several portions on the neurophysiology and drug addiction module. I
have materials of my own that I have prepared and revised since 1996 on this
topic. I have previously drawn on resources from NIH (NIDA in particular) and
find them extremely useful. This new NIH neurophysiology and addiction module
has some new graphics, animations, etc. that are very instructive. The student
portion of the site is excellent, and there are plenty of instructor preparation
materials to guide the teacher.

Technical Remarks:

High quality materials and information based on recent research (e.g. PET Scans)
in the neurophysiology and addiction module. I have not looked at the other
modules.
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