Demonstrating an Epidemic

Students use an experiment that allows them to experience a small scale "epidemic", demonstrating the ease with which disease organisms are spread. Students determine the originator of the epidemic. They transfer live bacteria by hand contact, then transfer an inoculum to a nutrient agar plate for 24 hour incubation.

9th - 12th Science 3 Views 4 Downloads
Resource Details

Subjects
Biology
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Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Instructional Strategy
Inquiry-Based Learning
Duration
2 days

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