New simulator for the Receptor potential in the Pacinian corpuscle

global potential screencast

This simulator is made for experiential learning of the concept of receptor potenital and serves as a technological tool that will hopefully increase students’ engagement.

New Neurophysiology screencast

global potential screencast

This screencast is about the amplitude of the global potential and how it’s affected by the intensity of stimulations applied to the nerve. This is a topic that’s thoroughly discussed in grades 10 and 12 of the Biology Lebanese curriculum and I have already posted about my simulator, the one I use in my classroom …

Neurophysiology simulator

Global Potential Simulator

This resource is an HTML5 simulation of the nerve’s response to electrical stimulations i.e. the global potential when there are slow and rapid conducting fibers in the nerve. This simulation is particularly useful for educators seeking an interactive way to explain the first chapter of Neurophysiology and I’ve had great success in using it with …

ICT and educational resources section

Hello fellow educators and ICT specialists and welcome to my site. My name is Wassim Sidani, I am a Lebanese veteran Biology educator, ICT specialist, and Rich Interactive Applications developer who loves novelty and creativity and never settles for second place. I have worked in a number of prestigious academic institutions and assumed a number …