The Science of Dreams (Age 8-10)

Mysti Chisholm, RPSGT, MBA-HM
Star Educator
Average rating:5.0Number of reviews:(748)
In this one-time class, students will learn the science and mechanism of dreaming along with dream journaling.

Class Experience

US Grade 3 - 5
Stages of sleep associated with dreaming
Purpose of dreaming for your brain
History of dreams in other cultures
Parts of the brain associated with dreaming
I have been the Coordinator for a hospital-based sleep disorders lab for the last eight years and am a Registered Polysomnographic Technologist. I have worked with thousands of patients over the years with sleep disorders and one of the most common questions is about their dreams. How do dreams and science fit together? Well, dreams have a purpose for your brain! As a former middle school science teacher, let me lead your student on a quest to understand dreams.
Homework Offered
Assessments Offered
Grades Offered
Dream Journaling page (print out or have available before and during class)

Further Dream Journaling investigation sheet
Learners will not need to use any apps or websites beyond the standard Outschool tools.
Students will be encouraged to share their dreams they have journaled before class, but must not be inappropriate.

Available times

Table of available sections

Meet the teacher

Star Educator
Average rating:5.0Number of reviews:(748)
Hello students and parents!

I am a former Science teacher who now runs a hospital-based Sleep Lab. With a Bachelors degree in Biology, I taught middle-school science classes for 10 years before transitioning into the healthcare field. I have been... 
Group Class


per class
Meets once
40 min

Average rating:5.0Number of reviews:(23)
Completed by 74 learners
Live video meetings
Ages 8-10
1-6 learners per class

SafetyPrivacyCA PrivacyLearner PrivacyTerms
Outschool International
Get The App
Download on the App StoreGet it on Google Play
© 2023 Outschool