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How plasma therapy may help COVID-19 patients

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In this NewsHour current events lesson, find out how convalescent plasma from previous COVID patients may help researchers with treatment options. Continue reading

Coronavirus student guide: Virus explainer and news updates

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In this NewsHour Extra lesson, learn about the novel coronavirus and get the latest updates to share with your students. Continue reading

What students should know about the coronavirus

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Use this NewsHour Extra lesson to teach your students about the novel coronavirus. Continue reading

Sharing innovation and invention stories

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In this lesson plan, students will watch and discuss three short STEM videos produced by NewsHour’s teen reporters. Continue reading

STEM Current Events: How DNA testing cracks cold cases

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In this NewsHour lesson, find out about the first genetic genealogy case to go to trial — and how the science behind it solved a 32-year-old double murder. Continue reading

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