Virus & Vaccine Web Quest Bundle

Virus & Vaccine Web Quest Bundle

This web quest bundle makes a great activity to introduce the topics of viruses, how vaccines are made, and the body’s immune response. It also is perfect for an emergency sub lesson! I’ve included a variety of engaging video and website resources from: Ask a Biologist, Cells Alive, Amoeba Sisters, CDC, Live Science, and more. – Answer Keys Included!

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Virus Topics Included

  • Structure of a typical virus
  • Modern Cell Theory
  • Bacteriophage
  • Lytic Cycle
  • Lysogenic Cycle
  • Immune System Response
  • Leukocytes
  • Helper T-Cells
  • HIV Virus
  • Influenza Virus
  • Respiratory Sincitial Virus
  • Human Parainfluenza Virus
  • Adenoviruses
  • Coronaviruses
  • Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS) Virus
  • Wuhan Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Vaccine Development Topics Covered

  • Covid-19 Vaccine Development Process
  • Vaccine Rapid Response Platforms
  • Moderna Nucleic Acid Vaccine Platform
  • Antigen
  • Pathogen
  • Recombinant Protein
  • Messenger RNA
  • Growth Medium
  • Bioreactors
  • Fermenters
  • Viral Vaccines
  • Antibiotics
  • Chromatography
  • Ultrafiltration
  • Stabilizers
  • Preservatives
  • Adjuvant
  • Freeze-dried Vaccines
  • Rehydration of Vaccines

Immune System Topics Covered

  • Antibodies
  • Antigens
  • Antigen Presenting Cells
  • Active Killer T Cell
  • Memory Killer T Cell
  • Memory B Cell
  • Memory T Helper Cell
  • Naive B Cell
  • Naive Killer T Cell
  • Plasma B Cell
  • Vaccine Antigen
  • T Helper Cell
  • Pathogens
  • Vaccination
  • Disease Agents
  • Target Antigens
  • Attenuated Virus
  • Primary & Secondary Response

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Viruses & Vaccines Bundle | COVID-19 Print & Digital Versions

Viruses & Vaccines Bundle | COVID-19 Print & Digital Versions

Bundle Description

This bundle includes everything you need to teach your students about viruses (including Covid-19) and the process of making vaccines.

5 Products are Included in this Bundle

  • What is a Coronavirus No-Prep Mini-Lesson
  • Virus Vocabulary Interactive Notebook Graphic Organizer
  • All About Viruses Webquest
  • Mystery Virus: Epidemic Epidemiology Case Study Simulation
  • How Vaccines are Made (Including COVID-19 vaccines)

Distance Learning: This activity can be assigned to students via Google Classroom or other digital learning platform, a PDF file can be emailed to student, or a hard copy can be printed and given to students.

Topics covered in this bundle

  • What is a virus?
  • Parts of a typical virus: capsid, RNA/DNA, receptors
  • Structure of covid-19 Virus
  • How is covid-19 transmitted?
  • Prevention of covid-19 infection and treatment
  • How big is a virus?
  • Types of Viruses: rhinoviruses, coronaviruses, influenza, RSV, HIPVs, adenoviruses,
  • Diseases caused by viruses: cold, flu, covid-19, bronchitis, pneumonia, MERS,SARS
  • 3 Components of Modern Cell Theory
  • Bacteriophages
  • Structure of a Bacteriophage: capsid, collar, sheath, base plate, tail fiber
  • Lytic Virus Life Cycle
  • Lysogenic Virus Life Cycle
  • Immune Systems Response to Infection: leukocytes, Helper T Cells
  • Symptoms and Treatment for Virus Infections
  • What is the difference between Epidemic and Pandemic?
  • How are vaccines made? (traditional & Platform Vaccine Technologies
  • Vaccine Rapid Response Platforms
  • Moderna Nucleic Acid Vaccine Platform
  • Antigen
  • Pathogen
  • Recombinant Protein
  • Messenger RNA
  • Growth Medium
  • Bioreactors
  • Fermenters
  • Viral Vaccines
  • Antibiotics
  • Chromatography
  • Ultrafiltration
  • Stabilizers
  • Preservatives
  • Adjuvant
  • Freeze-dried Vaccines
  • Rehydration of Vaccines
  • Genetic Sequencing of Viral DNA
  • Vaccine Rapid Response Platforms
  • Epidemiology Case Study Simulation – students take on the role of a Public Health Director and work with a virtual expert epidemiologist to identify the cause of a respiratory virus outbreak and recommend a course of action to prevent an epidemic.

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