Mapping the Spread of HIV/AIDS

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Where is HIV/AIDS most prevalent and what are the current trends regarding HIV? Have groups work together to map the world's HIV/AIDS rates, then create a class map with all the data. Lesson includes cross-disciplinary concepts including world geography, economics, and science. By including the extension activity, learners are able to become ambassadors of the countries they research, helping others to gain a better understanding of the political and economic issues affecting the regions. 

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Pros

  • Extension activity incorporates interdisciplinary concepts of geopolitics, health, and sociology 
  • Lesson activity is very engaging and laid out clearly for cooperative learning
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