Germ Theory of Disease Teacher Resources

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Louis Pasteur & Germ Theory

For Teachers 10th - 12th
Germ Theory revolutionized the medical industry and our understanding of bacteria and the human body. Presented is a series of facts and history on Louis Pasteur his discoveries and how they changed beliefs in the scientific community....
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The Germ Theory and Koch’s Postulates

For Teachers 9th - 12th Standards
Explore the history of cholera and its effect on society with your biology class. Young biologists will then proceed to grow their own germs, prepared from live cultures, and follow the steps of the scientific method to generate data....
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How a Few Scientists Transformed the Way We Think About Disease

For Students 7th - 12th Standards
During the first few sniffles of a cold, you can't help wondering where you picked up the illness. Watch an Ed Ted video that details the difference between miasma theory and germ theory, and the ways that Dr. John Snow's research...
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The History of Germ Theory

For Teachers 12th
Twelfth graders work in groups to research a scientist that studied germ theory. They work as a class to build a time line about the development of germ theory. A list of scientists is included in the lesson. Following the research, 12th...
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Germ Relay Race

For Teachers 8th
Eighth graders research changes in medical technology and practice that took place in North Carolina between the years of 1870 and 1930. They also examine the difference between the "Humeral Theory" of disease and the "Germ Theory" of...
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Treatment Through Time

For Teachers 7th
Seventh graders explore how disease prevention and treatment changed throughout history. In this life science lesson plan, 7th graders create a classroom exhibit about this topic. They present their project to visitors.
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Greatest Discoveries With Bill Nye: Medicine : Infectious Diseases Video Notes

For Students 6th - 7th
In this medicine worksheet, students watch a film about infectious diseases by Bill Nye the Science Guy. Students answer 28 short essay questions.
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Medicine Through Time Giant Crossword

For Students 5th - 6th
In this recognizing the history of medicine crossword worksheet, students use the across and down clues to review medicine, diseases, and people through time. Students write 31 answers.
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What's That Brown Fuzzy Stuff on My Plum?

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students use Koch's Postulates to determine that a specific organism is the root cause of a specific disease and identify what Koch's Postulates are within a protocol. They describe symptoms and signs of diseased fruit and isolate fungal...
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Prepositional Phrases

For Students 6th - 8th Standards
Prepositional phrases are the focus of a worksheet that asks learners to identify the preposition, the prepositional phrases, and the object of the preposition in each of the provided sentences. In addition, pupils are asked to combine...
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Hippocratic Medical Rounds

For Teachers 10th - 12th
A very interesting way to model Hippocrates allows your clas to to compare world views and to illustrate how ideas have changed at key times throughout the history of science. This simulation has learners role play patients and physicians.
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Good Medicine

For Teachers 7th - 9th
Students examine changes in technology, medicine and health that took place between 1870m and 1930. For this social development lesson students participate in games and simulations, create graphs and charts to evaluate the changes that...
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Prepositional Phrases

For Students 6th - 8th
In this prepositional phrase review learning exercise, learners identify the prepositional phrases in 15 sentences and combine 5 pairs of sentences together to form sentences with prepositional phrases.
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What's That Brown Fuzzy Stuff On My Plum?

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students examine Koch's Postulates by actually using them. They perform each of the required four steps to show that the brown fuzzy fungus they see growing on stone fruit (plums, peaches, nectarines, cherries) is what causes them to rot.
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Science and Understanding

For Teachers 10th
Tenth graders research "spontaneous generation." They discuss the idea and their findings with the class. They discuss the color of blood in the body (red or blue). Students discuss ways to prove/disprove their theories and conduct...
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Louis Pasteur or Robert Koch?

For Students 4th - 5th
In this worksheet on Louis Pasteur and Robert Koch, students read a series of 10 statements and match them to the correct name.

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