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Pandemic or Pandemonium

Grades:

7 |

Subject:

world |

Date:

June 12, 2009

Files:

This lesson deals with the the current issure of swine flu, and the question of whether of not this flu outbreak should be considered a pandemic. The teacher needs to be familiar with the flu outbreaks of 1918 and 1968, and informed on the current situation. Information on these outbreaks is available in the Related Resources section of this lesson plan.