Disease 

Diseases

Health 

 
   

 

Assignment

 
   

Directions: 

 Your group will be researching a disease which will be reported to the class.

 

  Assignment: 

Part I: Article Summaries

 

Part II:  PowerPoint Presentation
 

Your 12-slide PPT will include the following information:

  • Name(s) of the disease
  • Cause
  • Symptoms and signs
  • Transmission
  • Effects
  • Treatments and/or cures
  • Prevention
  • Important dates, statistics, famous people, etc. 
Part III: Poster of Glogster
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Correct bibliography (works cited) format - see sample below

All citations must be parenthetically documented in your research paper

 
Notes: 
  • When researching at home using the MCPS Online Services, you will need to access usernames/passwords from your Edline account (in the Media Center folder).  MCPS Online Services are marked with an asterisk (*).
  • Most of the articles from MCPS Online Services have MLA citations already created at the bottom of the webpage.  Feel free to copy/paste the citations into a text file (ex. Word) as you compile your bibliography.

 

Documents:    Project Assignment/Citation Template /Bibliography Sample 
   

 

Online Resources

 
 
 
   

  

Print Resources

 
   
REF 616 Reference, Diseases
616.0 - 616.99 Non-fiction, Diseases
   
  Created by: Stephanie Schwinn, December 2, 2011
Photo/Image Credits:   

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