vaccines

Lesson plan: The history of vaccination – and opposition to it

Lesson Plan

This NewsHour lesson explores the invention of various vaccines to fight against serious illnesses over time and asks you to think about the implications of vaccine development.  Continue reading

Educator Voice: Dr. Peter Hotez takes questions from educators about the vaccine

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Dr. Peter Hotez, vaccine scientist, and teacher Sari Beth Rosenberg, PBS NewsHour EXTRA host.   If you are a school faculty or staff member and…read more

Classroom Resource: Answering questions about COVID-19 vaccines

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This NewsHour lesson on vaccinations asks students: How can helping people overcome vaccine skepticism help your community? Continue reading

Lesson Plan: Invent ways to help get your community vaccinated

Lesson Plan

Learn about the COVID-19 vaccines, then use that knowledge to invent ways to improve vaccine distribution in your own community. Continue reading

Classroom Resource: How to sign an older relative or community member up for the COVID vaccine

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Screenshot from Virginia Department of Health registration portal.     Teacher’s Note: We heard a great suggestion from a teacher on Twitter who said that…read more

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