How Events Influence Individuals and Ideas – Part Three

Resource ID#: 184678 Type: Original Student Tutorial

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Subject(s): English Language Arts
Grade Level(s): 7
Intended Audience: Students
Instructional Time: 35 Minute(s)
Keywords: English Language Arts, medicine, health science, health, human body, history of medicine, Phineas Gage, John Fleischman, brain science, head injury, brain trauma, survival, recovery, real-life stories, non-fiction, interactive, tutorials, elearning, e-learning, English, Language Arts, interaction between events and individuals, nonfiction, informational text, interaction between events and ideas, cause and effect, railroad spike
Instructional Component Type(s): Original Student Tutorial

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How Events Influence Individuals and Ideas – Part Two:

Examine how a significant event can influence individuals and ideas in this tutorial series about one of the most studied human injuries of all time. Read excerpts from John Fleischman’s book Phineas Gage: A Gruesome but True Story About Brain Science to learn about a young man’s remarkable survival after a near-fatal accident. 

This tutorial is Part Two in a three-part series. Make sure to complete Part One first. Click HERE to launch Part One.

Then, make sure to complete Part Three! Click HERE to launch Part Three.

How Events Influence Individuals and Ideas – Part One:

Examine how a significant event can influence individuals and ideas in this interactive tutorial series about one of the most studied human injuries of all time. Read excerpts from John Fleischman’s book Phineas Gage: A Gruesome but True Story About Brain Science to learn about a young man’s remarkable survival after a near-fatal accident. Phineas Gage, at the age of twenty-six, survived a traumatic brain injury that would not only challenge the scientific understandings of his time but would also provide interesting revelations about the human brain to this day.

In Part One, you’ll begin to identify what makes a particular event significant, such as how a life-altering injury—like what happened to Phineas Gage—can influence an individual. 

This tutorial is Part One of a three-part series. Make sure to complete all three parts!

Click HERE to launch Part Two.

Click HERE to launch Part Three.

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