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Science Ambassador Lesson Plans

    High School Lesson Plans - Alzheimer's Disease

    The Aging Brain: A Lesson on Alzheimer’s Disease (PDF)
    This lesson is for a standard-level high school biology course and is meant to review and strengthen the concepts of brain anatomy and memory and link these concepts to Alzheimer’s disease. To complete the activities in this lesson, students should have prior knowledge of nervous system terminology and function.

    Alzheimer's Disease (PDF)
    This lesson is designed for the high school biology classroom and fits into the broader study of populations and disease demographics. The lesson teaches students about the symptoms, risk factors, and prevalence of Alzheimer’s disease.

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