The Science of Optical Illusions
Does your child like tricky pictures that play with their eyes? In this cool one-time class, they'll enjoy fun optical illusions and learn how their eyes and brain team up to make it happen! #academic
US Grade 1 - 4
In this class, students will look at several different types of optical illusions together to allow students to see a variety of examples. We will then watch clips that show how aspects of drawings can trick our brains about the size and distance of an object. Our ultimate goal is to learn about the structure of the eye and how it sends signals to our brains about what we see. Students will be amazed to know that our eyes are more like sensors and that the real work of sight is done in our...
Students will learn the eye's structure, how signals are sent to the brain from the eye to be interpreted, and how illusions can be created to trick the brain.
Meet the teacher
Hi, and thank you for stopping to look into my courses! I am an experienced science educator with over ten years of experience in the classroom. I live in Indiana with my husband, son, and dog. I hold a bachelor's degree in biology, a Texas...
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Completed by 12 learners
Live video meetings
2-6 learners per class