Tracing an Epidemic

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Designed as a teacher training, this presentation walks you through a lesson on the spread of communicable disease. Each participant is given a tiny cup of liquid and a sequence of exchanges then occurs. An indicator is then introduced to reveal who all caught the virtual disease. This can be used in a biology class when studying bacteria and viruses, in a health class when studying disease transmission, or even in a social studies class when considering the spread of historical epidemics.

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