Welcome: Investigating Diseases
Description: Diseases are investigated using the Internet and a power point presentation given to the class. Each student is assigned a disease and must include the following in their presentation; common and scientific name of the disease, history/discovery, causes, symptoms (including organ(s), tissue(s) and body system(s) affected), transmission (infectious or noninfectious), prevention and a resource slide.
Grade Level: 6-8
Keywords: diseases,"causes of diseases","history of diseases,"infectious diseases", "noninfectious diseases", "symptoms of diseases", "transmission of diseases", "prevention of diseases"
Author(s): Patricia Volosevich