We found 106 resources with the concept infections
E. Coli Infection Strategy
3 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewWhile most strains of E. coli exist harmlessly inside our digestive tracts, some strains cause serious illness and even death. Watch the infection strategy of E. coli as it attacks a cell. The animation shares both what happens inside...
From Birds to People: The West Nile Virus Story
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Most people who catch West Nile virus display no symptoms, but a few suffer from severe illness and even death. Understanding how infectious diseases spread helps inform and improve prevention efforts. An interesting interactive focuses...
The Science of the Avengers
4 mins 9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
Are superheroes science fiction ... or just really fancy science? Go even further behind the scenes with the characters from Avengers through a video from the American Chemical Society's Reactions playlist. Curious chemists learn the...
Measles Explained—Vaccinate or Not?
6 mins 9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
The measles virus travels through air and lives for two hours, making it more contagious than the flu. The video explains what measles does once it enters a body. It covers the spread of the virus and the body's immune system response.
How Your Dog Can Protect You Before You're Born
3 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Want to have a healthier baby? Get a puppy! Not to replace a human child, but to give that child an immunity boost before they are born. Pupils learn the link between dog slobber and a reduction in the likelihood of allergies and asthma...
Science and Society: Preventing the Spread of Disease
6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Looking for a valuable resource on the spread of infectious diseases? Here is a lesson in which pupils simulate the spread of diseases and learn about how to prevent them from spreading. Class members read case studies about diseases,...
Understanding the Epidemiologic Triangle through Infectious Disease
6th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
Introduce infectious diseases and the epidemiologic triangle. A helpful resource describes the agent, host, and environment from the three vertices as well as the time factor, which is in the middle. Scholars complete a simple...