Skip to content Skip to menu

Have a question? We'd love to help! Enquire Now

Creating Neurons with Lollies

Found in: News

Creating Neurons with Lollies

What better way to learn the structure and function of a neuron than creating one with lollies? The Year 11 Psychology class thoughtfully created each section of their neuron – the dendrites, cell body, nucleolus, axon, myelin sheath and axon terminals with carefully selected lollies, and explained how each structure functioned. Learning the anatomy of a neuron prepares students for Year 12 when they learn the more complicated process of action potential and the divisions of the nervous system.

Click here to view the photos on our Facebook page!