This lesson is designed for the Edexcel Psychology (9-1) New Specification, Unit 2 (Development) and contains everything you could possibly need for the 1st lesson, How do early brains develop? This is a free trial lesson, if you like what there is, please check out my other resources, covering every lesson for each GCSE Psychology Unit!
This package contains the whole lesson Powerpoint, two differentiated starters, lots of fully differentiated activities and differentiated worksheets, along with differentiated homework tasks! The whole lesson is designed in a ‘pick up and teach it’ way, that means everything you could possibly need is all there for you.
There are lots of engaging and interesting activities, designed to keep your classes motivated, engaged and making the best progress that they can within the lesson, as well as providing plenty of opportunities for stretch and challenge.
Objectives covered in this lesson are as follows:
Identify parts of the Brain
Explain how the forebrain, midbrain and hindbrain develop in the foetus.
Explain the development of the cerebellum and medulla.
Challenge: Suggest ways in which Psychologists might investigate the structure of the brain.