Causes of Cancer Teacher Resources
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How UV Causes Cancer and AgingLesson Planet
5 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
As the rates of skin cancer rise to become the most common type of cancer in the United States, scientists directly relate sunscreen usage to skin cancer prevention. Doctors research exactly how ultraviolet light changes cells. Viewers...
What Is Cancer?Lesson Planet
3 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Almost 40 percent of people will have cancer at some point in their lifetime. The Fuse School Genetics video explains what cancer is and how it results in a tumor. It describes the process of cell division and mutation throughout the...
How to Biohack Your Cells to Fight CancerLesson Planet
8 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Is it possible to use biotechnology to trick your body into fixing cancer-causing mutations? A video presentation discusses both traditional and new technologies that fight cancer. The amazing technologies are sure to intrigue viewers as...
The Cancer Gene We All HaveLesson Planet
3 mins 9th - 12th
What is cancer? And why don't we all have it? These concepts are explored and tumor suppressor genes are introduced in this animated feature. This nutshell of information is fully packed and makes an outstanding resource for your biology...
Gleevec Inhibits Cancer-Causing Kinase BCR-ABLLesson Planet
4 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Less than 30 percent of those diagnosed with acute myeloid leukemia live for five years. One researcher shares a breakthrough in treatment for this specific type of cancer. He explains how it spreads and how the medication prevents the...
Cancer and the Cell Cycle - Biology Teaching ThesisLesson Planet
9th - 12th
Identify the different stages of mitosis and what occurs in each stage with a straightforward biology lesson. Young scientists identify the importance of the cell cycle control in maintaining homeostasis, and then match the correct stage...
The Surprising Cause of Stomach UlcersLesson Planet
6 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
That raging fire in your belly is not necessarily the burrito you had for lunch! Aspiring doctors get an in-depth look at the cause of stomach ulcers with an interesting video. The narrator discusses ulcer treatments of the past, how...
Student Cancer Journals -- Personal Reflections and Research on Life and Death IssuesLesson Planet
9th - 10th
Concepts learned in the study of mitosisand biochemistry help when making life or death decisions. Compile a notebook or portfolio of work related to the project can make the research more organized and relevant.
Using Ionising Radiation in MedicineLesson Planet
11th - Higher Ed
This is an information-intense presentation for any science class you might be teaching that will study ionising radiation. The material is specific to cancer diagnosis and treatment, and one of the forty-two slides also touches on using...