Sleep Summary

Everything you need to understand or teach Sleep.

  • 3 Student Essays
  • 5 Encyclopedia Articles
  • ...and more

Study Pack

The Sleep Study Pack contains:

Encyclopedia Articles (5)

2,488 words, approx. 9 pages
Sleep, Dreaming, and Drugs The use of "mind-altering" drugs and intoxicating drinks to hasten the onset of sleep and to enhance the experience of dreaming is a worldwide phenomenon and g... Read more
2,668 words, approx. 9 pages
Sleep SLEEP, as a periodic, recurrent state of inactivity and altered consciousness, marks a boundary line in human experience. However sleep is culturally evaluated and understood, it is a state quit... Read more
412 words, approx. 2 pages
Sleep Sleep is a natural state of rest that is as essential to a person's well being as food and water. Without enough sleep, the ability to perform even simple tasks declines dramatically. Sleep is e... Read more
1,458 words, approx. 5 pages
Sleep Sleep is a state of physical inactivity and mental rest in which conscious awareness, thought, and voluntary movement cease and intermittent dreaming takes place. This natural and regular phenom... Read more
1,559 words, approx. 6 pages
Sleep The natural, periodic suspension of consciousness needed to revive the body. There is no one acceptable pattern of sleep for all children. As a child develops from infancy through childhood and ... Read more