The Big Sneeze

The Big Sneeze

NATURE OF SCIENCE

Nurse Marysol is overwhelmed at the clinic: a sudden influx of patients have appeared, all of whom are sneezing and complaining of a rash on their forearms. Councilwoman Nasim fears an epidemic. Students must advise Nasim on best practices for Espethians to avoid the illness–while simultaneously learning everything about it!

NGSS Alignment
NGSS Alignment

This storyline focuses on the Next Generation Science Standards' Connections to the Nature of Science.

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Real World Connections
Real World Connections

How can we stop the spread of a sickness while we’re still learning about it? This storyline was inspired by the COVID-19 pandemic and the reasons scientists' recommendations changed as they learned.

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