You are a public health official working in Atlanta in 1918. Your group's task is to create a health pamphlet for the public health awareness campaign for the Spanish Influenza. This pamphlet will include images and information relating to the flu, and should answer these questions:
While researching information, keep in mind that the health pamphlet should reflect the scientific knowledge in 1918, not current day.Process
Working with your group, use the following links to answer the questions about the Spanish Influenza. Pay close attention to primary sources.
websites above or the following links to find at least three pictures
for the pamphlet.
Be sure to cite your sources.
After compiling information, open up the Microsoft Publisher file named 'Health_pamphlet.pub' located in your group's folder on the student server.
Using the answers to your research, create a health pamphlet to inform and warn the public about the Spanish Influenza. Again, you are working from the perspective (and scientific knowledge) of someone in 1918. You can see examples of modern day health pamphlets at the following website.
When finished, save the pamphlet as a PDF file in the group folder.
The project will be graded based on the following rubric:
After submitting your pamphlet, meet with your group and discuss the following items:
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