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Students will take on the role of an epidemiologist working with the World Health Organization (WHO).  Using Web-based GIS, students will examine data and predict the potential for an epidemic outbreak of cholera and malaria.  Then students will create a persuasive presentation using PowerPoint and GIS data to share their findings and make recommendations to avert an epidemic.






Lesson Designer: Brian Vollmer-Buhl, Mapleton High School
Subject Area: Science, Health, and Geography
Grade Level: Senior high

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