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Other

Description:

In this quick and simple activity about reflexes (third activity on the page), learners conduct a simple test to explore the knee jerk reflex, typically conducted at the doctor's office. In this version, learners work in pairs and use their hand to prompt the reflex (not a hammer!). This activity is one of several activities featured on this webpage related to human reflexes.

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  • Education > General

Education Levels:

  • Grade 1
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English

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