Type:

Game, Other

Description:

In these problem-based learning adventure games, players investigate infectious disease outbreaks by collecting and anaylzing data. By interacting with professionals in the field and in the laboratory, players learn about the science of infectious disease and real medical science careers.

Subjects:

  • Science > General
  • Science > Biology
  • Science > Careers
  • Science > Process Skills

Education Levels:

  • Grade 6
  • Grade 7
  • Grade 8

Keywords:

scientific method science process skills pbl problem based learning rabies necropsy case-control study veterinary medicine epidemiology microbiology viruses quarantine disease transmission cycles microarray nucleic acid sequencing zoonosis anthrax salmone

Language:

English

Access Privileges:

Public - Available to anyone

License Deed:

Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial

Collections:

None
Update Standards?

SCI.8.2.E: Science

analyze data to formulate reasonable explanations, communicate valid conclusions supported by the data, and predict trends.

SCI.8.3.A: Science

in all fields of science, analyze, evaluate, and critique scientific explanations by using empirical evidence, logical reasoning, and experimental and observational testing, including examining all sides of scientific evidence of those scientific explanations, so as to encourage critical thinking by the student;
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