We found 137 reviewed resources for Causes and Symptoms of Disease
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...
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,...
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...
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...
Why Is Meningitis so Dangerous?
5 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewMeningitis 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...
What We Know (and Don't Know) about Ebola
4 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Most people know that Ebola is a deadly virus that they want to avoid, but understand very little about the disease itself. This short video hopes to change that by explaining how the virus affects the body, the symptoms it causes, and...
Human Population's Response to Re-emerging and Emerging Infectious Diseases
6th - 12th
Young scholars examine the human population response to microbial diseases. In this disease lesson students observe population trends, write about a scientist and evaluate and defend current treatments for infectious diseases.