Helminthology Teacher Resources
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The Case for Saving Parasites
10 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
One study found there could be as many as 30,000 species of parasitic worms. Very few scientists study parasites, yet the need for a better understanding continues to prove itself. Brain Scoop presents a strong case for studying and...
How Brain Parasites Change Their Host's Behavior
5 mins 7th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Mind control might seem like something out of a science fiction movie, but after watching this short video you and your students will have a new, potentially terrifying understanding of parasites. Follow along as this resource explores...
Webquest: Eradicating Guinea Worm Disease in Ghana
6th - 12th
Students examine the impact of Guinea Worm Disease. In this world issues lesson, students take on the roles of Peace Corps Volunteers. Students will apply their knowledge of the Guinea worm life cycle to create a plan for eradicating the...
Simulating the Spread of an Infectious Disease
9th - Higher Ed
In this health worksheet, students identify various infectious diseases and explore the available options for stopping or preventing the spread of disease. They participate in a simulation experiment on how to measure and prevent. There...
Understanding the Epidemiologic Triangle through Infectious Disease
6th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
Introduce infectious diseases and the epidemiologic triangle. A helpful resource describes the agent, host, and environment from the three vertices as well as the time factor, which is in the middle. Scholars complete a simple...
What Structures and Behaviours Can Be Observed in Vinegar Eels?
4th - 8th
Students view vinegar eels under a microscope at different magnifications. They use a DigiScope with the camera attachment in place of the eyepiece. Students count the number of thrashing movements in 10 seconds. They repeat this three...