Bacteria and Disease Teacher Resources
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Diseases You Can Catch
In this communicable diseases worksheet, students research 26 diseases and determine which are caused by viruses and which are caused by bacteria. After researching, they complete 11 short answer questions about signs and symptoms of the diseases as well as how they are spread.
6th - 9th Science 22 Views 197 Downloads
The Science of Microbes
Students will explore cells to understand that all living things are composed of cells. For this science lesson, students use the scientific process and work in cooperative groups to gain a better understanding of cells. In this lesson, students examine an onion cell under a microscope and record their findings.
6th - 9th Science 3 Views 4 Downloads
Where's the Beef - Beef Facts or Hype, Is it Bad for You?
Analyze a Happy Meal™ for nutrient content and calories. Blend the contents into "McMush" and use Biuret's solution to test for protein content. There are a few problems with the lesson plan: the resource links are no longer valid, the formatting leaves pages cut off at the bottom, and learners must have laboratory experience to carry out the testing.
10th - 12th Science 3 Views 7 Downloads
Students discuss where everyday aliments could be treated. After reading an article, they discuss the life of a traveling nurse and how it differs from a hospital nurse. Using the internet, they research the requirements for taking care of a person in their home and in the hospital.
6th - 12th Social Studies & History 8 Views 34 Downloads
Life Systems- Interacting Organisms
Participate in a life science unit that examines the relationships of living organisms to each other and to their environment as well as the student's role in the cycle of life. Through hands-on activities, research, and scientific investigations they explore the problem of persistent pollutants and their harmful effects on both humans and ecosystems.
7th - 8th Science 62 Views 353 Downloads
Discovery Streaming Video: “Life Science: Bacteria”
If your class is watching the Discovery streaming video Life Science:Bacteria, Understanding: Bacteria, or just studying bacteria, this might be a useful resource for helping students to discover the deeper impact of bacteria on their world.
7th - 12th Science 20 Views 147 Downloads
What Are Microorganisms?
Sixth graders explore the types and functions of various microorganisms. They examine which one are helpful and which are harmful. They research microorganisms and write a report about them. They conduct experiments and create a website on microorganisms.
6th Science 5 Views 12 Downloads
Petri-fied of Bacteria
Young scholars examine the existence of bacteria all around them and consider the roles, both positive and negative, that bacteria play. Over a period of several days, students conduct an experiment in which they predict, determine, log, and evaluate samples.
6th - 12th Health 8 Views 49 Downloads
Food Safety From Food To Fork
Students are introduced to the concept of food safety. In groups, they distinguish between fact and opinion and cause and effect while participating in a board game. They write an essay about what knowledge they gained and review the major concepts of food safety as a class.
5th - 7th Health 14 Views 74 Downloads
Keep It Clean…Or Pass It Around
Students identify the harmful and beneficial effects of bacteria. For this biology lesson, students test the effectiveness of antibacterial cleaners. They create a presentation based on researched information and experimental results.
5th - 8th Science 3 Views 7 Downloads