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The Nervous System Parts And Functions

The Nervous System Parts And Functions

The Nervous System Parts And Functions

  1. 1. THE NERVOUS SYSTEM Liz Baquerizo A.
  2. 2. NERVOUS SYSTEM <ul><li>What is the Nervous System? </li></ul>2. Do you know the organs of the Nervous System? 3. Do the following words sound familiar to you? BRAIN CEREBRUM CEREBELLUM BRAIN STEM
  3. 3. OBSERVE COMMA BRAIN DAMAGE CONSEQUENCES THE BRAIN IS AN IMPORTANT PART OF THE NERVOUS SYSTEM
  4. 4. THE BRAIN 1 2 3 Three main parts
  5. 5. CEREBRUM Controls voluntary actions Stores data 2 Hemispheres
  6. 6. CEREBELLUM Coordinates movements and controls balance. BRAIN STEM Connects with spinal cord. Neurological functions.
  7. 7. SPINAL CORD BRAIN STEM NERVES Carry information from the brain to the body Sensory Nerves Motor Nerves Information from the organs to the brain and spinal cord Information from the brain and spinal cord to organs
  8. 8. DO YOU REMEMBER? <ul><li>What are the main parts of the brain? </li></ul>2. What part of the brain controls movements and balance? 4. What part of the brain stores data? 3. What is the function of the brain stem? 5. If a person cannot walk after an accident, what part of the brain was injured?
  9. 9. DO YOU REMEMBER? 6. Where is the SPINAL CORD? 7. How do we call the long fibers that connect the brain and spinal cord with the organs? 8. If you cannot feel a match burning you, which nerves have been damaged? 9. What are the parts of the Nervous System we have talked about today?

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