Protecting the Herd

Students explain how immunizing a significant proportion of a population against a disease prevents epidemics of the disease (herd immunity). They list factors that affect the proportion of a population that must be immunized to prevent epidemics. Students comprehend how large-scale vaccination programs help control infectious diseases.

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Grade
9th - 12th
Subjects
Science
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Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Duration
1 day
Instructional Strategy
Simulation
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