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Study Jams: Symbiosis

For Students 5th - 9th Standards
Three types of symbiosis are explained: parasitism, commensalism, and mutualism. This is done with colorful animation and lively dialogue in a straightforward and easy-to-follow manner. Have your ecology class watch this at home and then...
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Communicable Diseases

For Teachers 7th - 11th
Pathogens, what they are, how they spread, and how to prevent them from spreading are the focus of this resource that can be used to prepare learners for a performance task assessment or to begin the study of communicable diseases.
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The Secret Lives of Nematodes

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Biology or ecology learners studying parasitism or food webs will learn a lot from this lesson on the activity of nematodes. Learners collect soil samples, bait them with insect larvae, and then examine insect carcasses over time to...
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Overview of Infectious Diseases

For Students 9th - Higher Ed
In this biology worksheet, students work through stations on Microbial Evolution, Where Are They?, Global Burden of Disease, and Public Health. They respond to twelve questions related to the four stations.
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Critters of the Chesapeake Bay: Sea Lampreys

For Teachers 4th - 6th
Agnathans, a.k.a. "jawless fish," include the sea lampreys. Here is a 13-slide presentation that includes photographs (Some of them are unappealing!) and a diagram of their life cycle. The only reference specific to the Chesapeake Bay is...
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Symbiotic Relationships

For Teachers 7th
Investigate organisms and their symbiotic relationships to each other. Your seventh graders will become detectives in this activity and research outside resources to investigate wildlife and symbiotic relationships in nature.
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Swell Homes

For Teachers 4th - 6th
Young scholars investigate galls. In this gall lesson, students inspect plants and locate galls present on leaves. Young scholars collect galls from various plants and analyze the contents.
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Parasite Development and Life Cycle

For Teachers 9th - 12th
If you are new to teaching agriculture classes, this outline may be helpful when you are preparing a lecture on parasites in livestock. In addition to lecturing on this topic, the lesson plan suggests that learners research the life...
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Viruses and Simple Organisms

For Students 9th - Higher Ed
In this simple organisms worksheet, students review the characteristics of bacteria, viruses, parasites, monerans, and protists. This worksheet has seven matching, five true or false, five multiple choice, and four short answer questions.
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Super Scientist Quiz

For Students 12th - Higher Ed
In this science worksheet, students match each of the descriptions on the right to the correct scientist listed on the right. There are thirty scientists to identify and match on the sheet.
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Biology 11 Word Search

For Students 9th - 10th
In this biology worksheet, students locate and identify various vocabulary terms related to biology. There are twelve words located in the puzzle to find.  
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Simulating the Spread of an Infectious Disease

For Students 9th - Higher Ed
In this health worksheet, learners 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...
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A Sense of Place Through Hands-On Observation

For Teachers 4th - 6th
Students identify and describe producers, consumers, decomposers, plant needs, animal needs, and the water, rock, matter, and air cycles found in various ecosystems. Students explore their environment by hiking through several...
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Smallest Thing

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students compare characteristics of myobacteria and viruses to determine which is the smallest life form. They read and discuss an article that presents different viewpoints on the definition of life to determine their own viewpoint.
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For Teachers 5th
Students explore the classification system in this seven lessons unit. The diversity of life forms and their characteristics are examined using a microscope. Kingdoms, classes, and families are investigated.
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Create a Parasite

For Teachers 9th - 11th
Students examine the physical characteristics of several parasites. In this biology lesson, students create a new parasite to pair up with a given organism in their worksheet. They make a model of it if time permits.