Neuroscience Resources for Children

The brain is a fascinating and highly complex organ.  However, there are neuroscience resources aimed at children so that they can be introduced to this captivating topic early on.


  • The Dana Foundation

The Dana Foundation has brain-related resources specifically targeting children.  These fun activities include virtual experiments, games and activities to increase brain awareness ( and  The activities are sorted according to age group and includes resources designed for primary school children.  The publications section of the website includes the Mindboggling workbooks, which provide free brain-related puzzles and activities for school children, as well as questions and answers, and glossaries (


  • Neuroscience for Kids

The University of Washington has compiled a set of internet resources for children that includes links to games, interesting facts, puzzles, movies, experiments and more.