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Helping Kids with Asthma Succeed

For Teachers 1st - 8th
Understanding this common breathing challenge can be a boon for suffering students.
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Investigation: Pollution Prevention Is Disease Prevention

For Students 4th - 6th Standards
Plenty of background information about how air pollution affects much more than just our lungs is included on this attractive handout. After reading, pupils make a working model of a lung and diaphragm. Junior physicians place a small...
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Healthy Homes

For Teachers 2nd - 5th
Meant to follow a lesson plan about how concentrated air particles can be inside of a building, this resource gets individuals to assess the possible air pollutants in their own homes. They take home a worksheet and circle spots on it...
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Childhood Obesity

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Meredith Vieira explains how our children are "eating themselves to death." Bad nutrition combined with a sedentary lifestyle leads to dangerous diseases. Dave Zinzenko, the editor of Men's Health, talks about his journey out of...
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Types of Allergies

For Teachers 9th - 12th
This video takes an in depth look at four types of allergies: rhinitis, asthma, atopic dermatitis, and food allergies. Viewers will learn the differences between these allergies and what causes them. There are fantastic images in this...
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The Respiratory System

For Teachers 5th
Review the parts of the respiratory system using this lesson. Learners identify and label parts of the respiratory system, discuss diffusion and respiration, and talk about asthma. This is an interesting way to explore this topic.
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A Child's Journey Through Medicine

For Teachers 5th
Fifth graders identify the symptoms of asthma. In this biology lesson, 5th graders draw and label models of heart and lungs. They conduct a survey on asthma and construct graphs based on result.
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Asthma: Grades 3-5

For Teachers 3rd - 5th
Young scholars discuss the health effects of asthma. In this asthma instructional activity, learners answer questions about their own history with asthma or difficulty breathing. They create a pamphlet to go in a doctor's office to...
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Teacher's Guide: Asthma (PreK to 2)

For Teachers Pre-K - 2nd
Students explore asthma.  In this respiratory system and asthma lesson, students identify the body parts related to the respiratory system and explain each part's function. Students construct a 3-D replica of the respiratory system using...
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Air Pollution: What's the Solution?

For Teachers 9th - 12th
In this air pollution worksheet, students watch a video about asthma and indicate the triggers of asthma. They also use a web site to get real time data about the ozone, particle pollution and air quality to answer four questions....
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Health Problems-Asthma

For Students 6th - 8th
In this asthma worksheet, students create a story about what happens inside the bronchial tubes of the respiratory system when a person has an asthma flare-up. They include a headline for their article and draw a picture that shows the...
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Health Problem Series-Asthma

For Students 6th - 8th
In this asthma worksheet, students answer 10 questions about the changes in the respiratory system when a person has asthma, the triggers of asthma, the symptoms of asthma and how to care for asthma.
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Asthma Legends- Researching Famous People

For Students 5th - 6th
In this asthma legends research worksheet, students read a list of famous people who suffer with or suffered with asthma. They use resources including the internet to research information about these people and classify them into three...
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Straw Breathing Exercise

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students fill out an anonymous questionaire to explore whether they might have asthma. They then set up a spreadsheet to enter the data, decide on a definition of asthma, and figure out the prevalence of asthma. Pupils simulate what it...
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Debate: "Indoor Air vs. Outdoor Air Pollution: Which Is the More Serious Threat to Public Health?"

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students work in teams to synthesize their air, asthma, air contamination, and environmental health knowledge as well as additional research to represent a particular point of view persuasively. They create a handout and presentatin...
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Asthma and Allergies

For Teachers 8th - 12th
Learners show the symptoms of asthma, diabetes and common allergies. Students discuss ways of managing asthma, diabetes and allergies. Learners devise ways of helping children to cope with these.
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Risk Factor Roulette

For Teachers 10th - 12th
Students examine "multiple chemical sensitivity" and how it relates to genetic variation and environmental factors. They read an article, conduct research, and identify risk factors related to chemical sensitivity, asthma, breast cancer,...
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ASTHMA POSTER CAMPAIGN

For Teachers 3rd - 4th
Students examine the condition, triggers, and ways to cope with asthma, compare their previous knowledge of asthma with new information presented in an educational video, and use information about asthma to the creation of an asthma...
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Asthma

For Teachers 7th - 12th
Students experience what it feels like to strain for air in order to empathize with people who have asthma. They create a simple model of the respiratory system to measure the effect of narrowed airway channels.
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Respiratory System Illness Sheet

For Students 7th - 10th
In this respiratory illness worksheet, students take notes on each of the 7 illnesses listed and answer 2 questions. Topics include bronchitis, lung cancer, asthma and other disorders of the lungs and respiratory system.
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Asthma- Luther Lungs on Tour

For Students 4th - 5th
In this asthma worksheet, students answer 10 multiple choice questions about sensible packing for a trip if one suffers with asthma. They read a hypothetical situation about a professor, who has asthma, going on a speaking tour and...
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Lisa Lungs' Question Time

For Students 5th - 9th
In this asthma activity, students answer the multiple choice questions about asthma. There are 11 asthma questions on this activity.
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Be on Guard at Home

For Students 3rd - 5th
In this health education instructional activity, students read about a young girl name Lucy whose little brother has asthma. Lucy explains how they guard against asthma at home. After reading this excerpt, students answer the 7 questions...
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Trigger Terminators Post Tips

For Students 3rd - 5th
In this health education worksheet, students read about how to design an asthma trigger prevention poster to hang up at school, a local youth club or a church hall. This 2 page reading contains 5 steps for students to follow when...