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What is Personalized Medicine?
Genetics learners read an article and watch a video about personalized medicine and the hope it holds for treating patients more specifically than doctors currently are able to. They research, design, and produce a brochure about the possibilities.
9th - 12th Science 6 Views 2 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Medicine's Future? There's an App for That
Imagine injecting tiny robots into your blood to help fight disease. According to Daniel Kraft, that's just one of many exciting new medical technologies coming our way in the not-so-distant future. The key to these amazing innovations is the exponential rate at which technologies are becoming faster, smaller, cheaper, and overall better.
18 mins 9th - 12th Math 7 Views 5 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
An in-depth look at medicinal plants awaits your college-level future pharmacy techs. This reads like a textbook with loads of information and a few accompanying photos and diagrams. Have learners read through the slides as homework. Create a reading guide or a set of comprehension questions to answer afterwards.
Higher Ed Science 5 Views 19 Downloads
Introduction to the Medicine Wheel
Fifth graders examine the Ojibway teachings of the Medicine Wheel. In this Medicine Wheel lesson, 5th graders experience the story of the Medicine Wheel. Students learn specific Ojibway words and create a Medicine Wheel mobile.
5th Social Studies & History 3 Views 6 Downloads
Does Mother Nature Know Best?
Investigate herbal medicine in the science or health classroom with this instructional activity from the New York Times. After a discussion about class members beliefs about and experiences with herbal medicines, pupils read an article that might impact their opinions.
6th - 12th Science 29 Views 116 Downloads
Muscular Strength and Muscular Endurance - Plyometric Workout - Medicine Ball
Take a look at this lower body plyometric workout using a medicine ball. There are four rounds, each with three exercises. Since there are quite a few jumping exercises, be sure to take care of those knees. Work hard, but don't overdo it. This is not presented as a lesson, but can be used as a reference that describes how to do each of the exercises.
7th - 12th Physical Education 5 Views 6 Downloads
Breaking News English: Medicine
In this medicine worksheet, students read the article, answer true and false questions, complete synonym matching, complete phrase matching, complete a gap fill, answer short answer questions, answer discussion questions, write, and more about medicine.
5th - 10th Language Arts 6 Views 8 Downloads
Then and Now: Public Health from 1900 to Today
Throughout the 20th Century, the world has become a healthier place. By examining the public-health issues and diseases doctors faced during the 1900's, students will compare and contrast life from today vs. life in the 1900's. Their understanding of cures, medicines, and why lifespan has increased by 30 years will develop through an investigation and creation of a web page.
7th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 30 Downloads
Did you know that the blood of a black chicken rubbed onto the affected area will cure the shingles? Or that a dirty sock worn around your neck when you go to bed will cure a sore throat? That tea made from white and black willow leaves and bark will break up a fever?
6th - 8th Science 4 Views 1 Download CCSS: Designed
A Cup of Creativity
Learners explore the images in the painting, "Knows Her Medicine." In this visual arts lesson plan, students study the painting and identify the images in the art piece. Learners use shells, feathers, and paint to create various art pieces inspired by the painting, "Knows Her Medicine.
Pre-K - K Visual & Performing Arts 6 Views 8 Downloads
Breaking News English: Alternative Medicine
In this alternative medicine worksheet, students read the article, answer true and false questions, complete synonym matching, complete phrase matching, complete a gap fill, answer short answer questions, answer discussion questions, write, and more about alternative medicine.
5th - 10th Language Arts 3 Views 2 Downloads
Medicine, Technology and Society
High schoolers compare and contrast traditional Chinese and contemporary Western approaches to medicine. They bring a rational and scientific approach to the evaluation of alternative medicines. They study acupuncture from a Chinese and Western perspective.
9th - 12th Science 6 Views 15 Downloads
Students examine changes in technology, medicine and health that took place between 1870m and 1930. In this social development lesson students participate in games and simulations, create graphs and charts to evaluate the changes that have taken place in society in North Carolina.
7th - 9th Language Arts 11 Views 22 Downloads
The Connection Between Medicine, Ethics, and Law: The Right to Die
Students in a special education class examine the United States Constitution. Using the text, they answer five research questions and discuss the amendments that concern medicine, ethics and law of the right to die issue. They develop their own opinions on the issue and present them to the class as a presentation or debate.
7th - 8th Science 18 Views 22 Downloads
Medicine Through Time: Factors
Whether you call it factors, chain of events, or cause and effect, something usually impacts how other things occur or function. This presentation looks at the major factors that influenced medical advancements throughout history. Factors such as government, individuals, religion, and warfare are all described in relation to how each affected the medical world.
6th - 8th Health 3 Views 12 Downloads
Is laughter really the best medicine? Middle and high schoolers discuss the truth behind this adage by reading and discussing a New York Times article about Dr. Patch Adams. They participate in a round-table debate in response to quotations from an interview with Dr.
6th - 12th Language Arts 19 Views 362 Downloads
Lesson Plan: Breaking the Rules
Breaking the rules isn't always a bad thing, sometimes it pushes the boundaries of the imagination. Young art enthusiasts examine the Kevin Red Star piece, Knows Her Medicine Crow Indian. They analyze how the artist broke rules during his creative process.
6th - 12th Visual & Performing Arts 4 Views 16 Downloads
How did Life in Egypt affect Medicine: Ancient Medicine
Connect ancient Egyptian life ways affected their medical practices. Each side presents several facts connecting economy, skilled workers, trade, writing, farming, and religion to ancient medicine. This is a very interesting presentation that could help students see the big picture.
7th - 9th Social Studies & History 3 Views 2 Downloads