Microbiology Teacher Resources
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The Effects of Colloidal Silver on Microbial Growth: Investigating Snake Oil Science
9th - 12th
Can your classes solve the problem of the smelly sweat sock? Young scientists complete a lab investigation that begins by using electrochemistry to generate colloidal silver. They use their solutions to test the rate of microbial growth...
What's Growing at the Tips of Your Fingers (In Addition to Your Fingernails?)
11th - 12th
Learners review procedures for handwashing and explore the connection between microbiology and improved health care. They examine bacterial culture grown from bacteria under their fingernails and write a procedure for handwashing in a...
The Most Extreme Life Forms on Earth… and Beyond?
6 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Earth's strangest creatures may be the key to finding life on other planets! Introduce biology scholars to the extreme world of extremophiles with a video from a large science playlist. From the depths of the ocean to the heart of the...
Biomanufacturing: An Inquiry Lesson in Growing Cells
7th - 12th CCSS: Designed
Biomanufacturing and genetic engineering are very common practices around the world, but what exactly does it entail? Young geneticists find out through a series of labs, a discussion, and an in-class presentation to report their...
Using A Winogradsky Column to Analyze Microbial Communities
K - 12th
Learners use easily obtained materials to study ecological succession in a microbiological community. This investigation is appropriate for a variety of age groups. Elementary Students be fascinated by the changes occurring over time...