7th Grade: The Impact of Myths and Rumors

This lesson is part of the Healthcare Unit and Assessment Plan.

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Lesson Title: The Impact of Myths and Rumors

Grade Level: 7th Grade

Scope and Sequence

  • Middle of the Unit; day 6 or 7
  • Explore and Explain

Big Idea: Myths and Rumors

Essential Questions

  1. How do diseases impact a community? Village? Country?
  2. What kind of impact do rumors and myths have on a community, village, or country affected by an infectious disease?
  3. How can myths and rumors be proven false to an entire community? Can the effects of rumors and diseases be resolved?

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5th Grade: Introducing Colonial Life

This lesson is the first in the Barriers and Diversity Unit and the Barriers and Diversity Assessment Plan.

To download this lesson as a PDF, click here (Student handouts included).

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Lesson Title: Introducing Colonial Life

Grade Level: 5th Grade

Scope and Sequence

  • 1st Lesson in Unit: Barriers and Diversity
  • Engage and Explore

Big Idea: Barriers and Diversity

Essential Questions

  1. How does where a person lives impact the way they live and interact with others?
  2. How is an individual impacted by his or her family history?

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