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Paul D. Coverdell World Wise Schools

Paul D. Coverdell World Wise Schools

Paul D. Coverdell World Wise Schools

What is World Wise Schools

Established in 1989, World Wise Schools is dedicated to promoting 21st century global learning through stories, activities, and classroom resources – all of which are based on Peace Corps Volunteer experiences.

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Preventing Communicable and Noncommunicable Diseases

In this WebQuest, students investigate the global challenge of disease prevention – including both communicable (infectious) and noncommunicable (chronic) diseases. Students will identify the distinguishing features of communicable and noncommunicable diseases, and give examples of diseases in each category. They will investigate the domestic and global impacts of disease, and ...

Grades 6-8 , Grades 9-12
Africa , Asia , Central America and Mexico , Eastern Europe and Central Asia , North Africa and the Middle East , Pacific Islands , South America , The Caribbean , Afghanistan , Zimbabwe
Environment , Health , Language Arts & Literature , Science , Social Studies & Geography