Causes and Symptoms of Disease Teacher Resources
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Sexually Transmissible Diseases (STDs) - Day 1: Overview
9th - 10th
Pages and pages of information on sexually transmissible diseases (STD). Vocabulary, worksheets, reference sheets, questions for discussion, and more. Transmission and reducing the risk of transmission of a STD. Signs, symptoms, and...
Sexually Transmitted Diseases, Day 2: HIV/AIDS - Understanding the Disease
7th - 10th
One lesson in a series on sexually transmitted diseases, this activity is a good review about HIV/AIDS. Five main points in this lesson direct small groups of learners to read and present their information. They will need to make a...
Communicating About Communicable Diseases!
7th - 9th CCSS: Adaptable
Here's an activity that asks class members to explore diseases and their causes, prevention, and cures to better inform the public. After researching, discussing, and learning about communicable and noncommunicable diseases, groups...
What Did Dogs Teach Humans About Diabetes? diseases
4 mins 7th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
For thousands of years people recognized the symptoms of diabetes, but it wasn't until the early twentieth century that a treatment was finally discovered. This video explores the Nobel Prize winning scientists' whose work with canines...
Science and Society: Preventing the Spread of Disease
6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Looking for a valuable resource on the spread of infectious diseases? Here is a lesson in which pupils simulate the spread of diseases and learn about how to prevent them from spreading. Class members read case studies about diseases,...
STD & AIDS, Day 2: Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
9th - 12th
Keep your secondary special education class informed and aware of STDs, HIV, and AIDS. They learn what STD stands for, how STDs are transmitted, and how to protect themselves. A case study, note to care provider, handouts, transparency,...
Lesson 25: HIV/AIDS & Other STDs - Day 2: Sexually Transmitted Diseases
9th - 12th
Sexually transmitted diseases (STDS) are the focus of a activity that examines different types of STDs, how to avoid catching or transmitting these diseases, identifying the symptoms of STDs, and reporting procedures.
Why Is Meningitis so Dangerous?
5 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Meningitis is scary and life-threatening—but preventable. Learn the science behind the disease and how to prevent contraction in a three-part lesson. Scholars first view a video describing the characteristics of meningitis and how people...
Forest Management ~ Diseases and Pests that Effect a Good Harvest Stand
9th - 12th
The forestry presentation found here lists and describes a variety of tree diseases. A few unappetizing photos are included to show symptoms of some of these diseases, or the insects and fungi that cause them. If you have a class that is...
Unit 18: Fighting Tropical Disease - What Ails You?
5th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewA woman, frequently bitten by mosquitoes, comes to you for medical treatment. She has a fever, swollen ankle, and hard, elephant-like skin. What could be wrong? These questions facing aid workers around the world. A simulation activity...
What's the Big Deal with Gluten?
5 mins 7th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Is gluten-free just a fad? What is gluten anyway, and why can't some of us process it? This is the perfect video to break down the anatomy of gluten and the various diseases and symptoms caused by the notorious protein, as well as to...