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Teaching Peripheral nervous system

Peripheral nervous system

The peripheral nervous system (PNS) contains all the nerves in the body that are found outside of the central nervous system. They include nerves of the hands, arms, feet, legs, and trunk. They also include nerves of the scalp, neck, and face.

CK-12 (Middle School)


What role does the peripheral nervous system play in controlling the body's movements?
RST.1 - Analysis & Evidence, RST.2 - Main Ideas, RST.4 - Key Terms


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