A lesson on Viruses: Watch a 6 minute YouTube, learn more from links, and get crafty!

Virus Structure with toys!  https://youtu.be/Jjp7Lil9OEI


Structure includes:

- Protein coat - specific to host

- And Genetic materials (DNA or RNA)


What types of viruses can infect humans? Virus Explorer - HHMI: https://media.hhmi.org/biointeractive/click/virus-explorer/index.html#/structure

Viruses are non-living, but use living cells to replicate. What is a virus, by the Amoeba Sisters

How big are viruses? https://learn.genetics.utah.edu/content/cells/scale/


Video link best for middle school and up:

COVID-19 specifics: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eup3_i_5uaw 

Articles Analysis

Read and Discuss

https://medium.com/@ariadnelabs/social-distancing-this-is-not-a-snow-day-ac21d7fa78b4

Explain the graph out loud

https://www.vox.com/2020/3/10/21171481/coronavirus-us-cases-quarantine-cancellation 



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