Babies and Birth Defects: A Mystery in Texas (Teacher's Guide). Excite Education Curriculum Module: Folic Acid

 URL    Rate    Comment      or   Register   to post comments   Reviews    Export   
Resource Open: 
E-Learning: 
Format: 
IT Literacy Required: 
Basic

This educational module introduces concepts like: epidemiology, neural tube birth defects and folic acid, through the intermediate of an actual epidemiologic case in which three babies are born with anencephaly, a severe and fatal neural tube birth defect. The students learn about the scientific method and epidemiology as they follow the steps scientists used to investigate the problem.

Language: 
English
Year of Production: 
2004
Producer: 
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
Type of License: 
-
License Owner: 
-
License Details: 
-
Ordering Information: 
-
Contact: 

OTPAdmin

IT Equipment Requirement: 
-
Partners: 
USA Government, Department of Health and Human Services
Training Level: 
Formal
Skills: 

This module is designed to provide teachers with all the necessary information, techniques and materials for teaching middle school and high school students about epidemiology, neural tube birth defects, and folic acid.

Rating: 
0
No votes yet