Nervous System Rap

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Chorus:
nervous about this system, no need to be
gonna break it down, I gotcha G
lots of terms you may not know now
say this rhyme couple times, I’ll show ya how
2 Parts to the nervous system that’s my word
1 consists of the brain and spinal cord
called Central Nervous System or CNS
Peripheral Nervous System includes all the rest
7 parts of the brain there are
1st is cerebrum, it’s the largest part
from the five senses, interprets information
from up top controls all voluntary functions
gotta shove all these facts into your brain
don’t let it make you insane
it’s the most important organ, don’t wanna hear you complain
gonna feel this rhyme till I feel your pain
Chorus
next is cerebellum located below
helps to coordinate those movements, ya know
allows you to be a fly breakdancer
memba that for a science quiz answer
3rd is hypothalamus, secretes hormones, aight
maintains homeostasis, your environment inside
next is medulla, controls your heart beat
involuntary actions, it’s why you breathe while you sleep
gotta shove all these facts into your brain
don’t let it make you insane
it’s the most important organ, don’t wanna hear you complain
gonna feel this rhyme till I feel your pain
Chorus
then we got pons, latin for bridge
connects parts of the brain ya dig
midbrain is 6, reflex for eyes and ears
helps eyes blink, and respond to what you hear
last is thalamus, relays the info.
between cerebrum and the spinal cord below
that’s all there is to the CNS dawg
a brain of 7 parts and 1 spinal cord
gotta shove all these facts into your brain
don’t let it make you insane
it’s the most important organ, don’t wanna hear you complain
gonna feel this rhyme till I feel your pain
Chorus
now let’s get into PNS
Peripheral Nervous System is way to say it best
break it down into somatic and autonomic
voluntary for somatic, automatic is autonomic
autonomic is broken down in two
sympathetic and parasympathetic too
sympathetic response is “fight or flight”
parasympathetic brings it down right
one more thing is the cerebral cortex
it’s the gray matter, don’t mean to vex
outer part of cerebrum, it makes it up
inside you got white matter that’s wassup