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69 resources with the concept handwashing

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Write On and On

For Teachers 6th
Sixth graders reflect on personal values. In this persuasive writing lesson students explore a persuasive essay on hand washing. Students create a poster from the information learned in class.
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Lesson 4 Buy Safe Food Put Food Away Safety

For Teachers 1st - 4th
Students explore proper food handling. For this food safety lesson, students examine proper cold food storage, hand washing, and methods to combat foodborne illnesses.
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Keeping Our Food Safe

For Teachers 1st - 4th
Students learn about bacteria and how it is all around us on people and on surfaces. Students develop an understanding of the correct hand washing technique to ensure their cleanliness. Students demonstrate exactly how to wash their...
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Count on Wet Ones

For Teachers Pre-K
Students identify why clean hands are important. In this personal hygiene lesson, students use hand sanitizer to cleanse their hands and discuss why clean hands are necessary. Students participate in a finger play "Five Little Monkeys...
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Jr. Chef Club

For Teachers 2nd - 3rd
Learners review proper hand washing techniques and make a recipe. In this cooking lesson plan, students explore how to wash their hands properly before cooking and how to make a few edible treats.
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Hand Washing: I can handle it!

For Teachers 2nd - 3rd
Students wash cinnamon off of their hands in a variety of ways to learn proper ways to disinfect. In this washing hands lesson plan, students use water, soap, cooking spray, and other ingredients to wash hands and talk about the results.
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Show Them The Germs!

For Teachers 1st - 3rd
Students learn the importance of washing their hands through a "hands on" germ activity. In this germ lesson plan, student put glow germ on their hands, and shake the teacher's hand. When put under a black light, students see the germs...
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4-H Nutrition, Health & Fitness: Hand Washing

For Students 6th - 8th
Healthy habits are a must. This 4-H resource delves into the importance of proper hand washing. This could lead to a discussion of other ways to keep healthy.
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Connect the Letters and Numbers

For Students K - 1st
In this letters and numbers worksheet, learners connect letters and numbers to create a picture of a person washing their hands. Letters go from A-Q and numbers from 1-18.
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Handwashing Coloring

For Students K - 1st
In this health worksheet students learn about the importance of handwashing. Students color the picture and sign a pledge to wash hands.
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Be Sure To Wash Your Hands!

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students investigate the concept of personal hygiene and its contribution to the prevention of disease. They focus upon the practice of handwashing while conducting research looking for its proven effectiveness. Then students answer some...
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Handwashing and Sanitation

For Teachers 9th - 12th
High schoolers apply Glo-Germ to their hands to see the amount of germs on their skin. As a class, they watch a demonstration on how to properly watch their hands to prevent the spread of disease. To end the lesson, they are introduced...
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Handwashing and Sanitation (2)

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Young scholars experience and visualize the importance of proper hand-washing techniques (in the area of food preparation) through a hand-washing experiment with different temperatures of water and with different lengths of time in washing.
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The Black Plague

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Middle schoolers participate in a simulation game to experience the societal effects of the Black Plague during the Medieval Period. Information garnered during the game is used to discuss the current state of communicable diseases in...
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Food Safety for Super Star Nutrition

For Teachers 1st - 5th
Students discuss the importance of proper hand washing, when and how to wash hands and how handwashing is important in keeping food safe. They review when to wash your hands and the benefits of washing your hands then complete...
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Determining the Effectiveness of Handwashing

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Young scholars participate in an experiment in which they grow bacterial colonies. They examine the effects of antibiotics killing the germs. They discuss their findings to end the instructional activity.
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I Wash My Hands of It!

For Teachers 8th - 9th
Students conduct a survey about hand washing. They view the results and examine "Infection Charts". They research diseases and talk about the importance of handwashing and how they could improve their hand washing habits.
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Choosing a Career in Health

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students describe the role of hand washing in prevention of disease transmission, explore various careers in the health field, and describe a health career that is of interest to them, and explain why.
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Planet Dermis: How does soap clean me?

For Students 3rd - 5th
In this hygiene worksheet, students perform an 8 step experiment in which they learn how soap works to clean things. There are pictures to go along with the steps.
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Hand Washing Crossword Puzzle

For Teachers 1st - 4th
In this health related lesson plan, students review, discuss and analyze all the important hygiene habits involved in the washing of their hands after certain activities. Students then complete a crossword puzzle on hand washing.
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Connect the Dots, Then Color -- Handwashing

For Students K - 1st
In this health learning exercise, students explore the importance of handwashing by connecting the dots on a picture and coloring it.