Diseases

This Diseases lesson plan also includes:

During a cholera outbreak, scientists presented two theories; one theory was based on miasma and the other on germs and contaminated water. The instructional activity looks at the scientific process for finding the real culprit. 

24 Views 10 Downloads
CCSS: Adaptable
Instructional Ideas

  • Research one of the microbes from the lesson in depth
  • Show students the maps John Snow created during the epidemic
Classroom Considerations

  • Keep a close eye on the time during the discussion of the two sides
  • The lesson is the sixth in a series of nine
Pros

  • Suggests possible answers for final assignment
  • Provides many web resources and correlated textbooks
Cons

  • None
Common Core