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This 6-page online safety form lists microorganisms that are considered suitable for use in schools and colleges. It includes a table that describes selected bacteria and fungi which present minimum risk given good practice. Fields of the table include microbe name, educational use/interest/suitability, and ease of use/maintenance. The document also addresses the use of viruses, algae protozoa (including slime molds), and lichens in the classroom. A group of microorganisms that were previously suggested for use in schools but are no longer considered suitable are also listed.

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    Education Levels:

    • Grade 1
    • Grade 2
    • Grade 3
    • Grade 4
    • Grade 5
    • Grade 6
    • Grade 7
    • Grade 8
    • Grade 9
    • Grade 10
    • Grade 11
    • Grade 12

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    Higher Education,Culturing Methods,oai:nsdl.org:2200/20110714214718647T,Undergraduate (Lower Division),Microbiology,High School,Middle School,Life Science,NSDL_SetSpec_1030947,NSDL

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    English

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