Microbiology notes to print and use for the webquest.
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The History of Germ Theory Webquest
Site 1:Anton van Leeuwenhoek http://www.ucmp.berkeley.edu/history/leeuwenhoek.html
Site 2:Edward Jenner http://library.sc.edu/spcoll/nathist/jenner.html
Site 3: Semmelweis http://www.uh.edu/engines/epi622.htm
Site 4:Louis Pasteur http://www.bbc.co.uk/history/historic_figures/pasteur_louis.shtml
Site 5: Joseph Lister http://www.historylearningsite.co.uk/joseph_lister.htm
Site 6: Edward Koch http://www.historylearningsite.co.uk/robert_koch.htm
Site 7:Iwanowski (roughly middle of the page) http://www.microbiologybytes.com/introduction/introduction.html
Site 8: Alexander Flemming http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/aso/databank/entries/bmflem.html
ADD this to your notes: go to this website, answer the questions below. http://science.jrank.org/pages/3035/Germ-Theory.html
  • What is the Germ Theory of Disease?
  • Before the germ theory, what did people think caused disease?

OPTIONAL-- Infectious Disease Gizmo: http://www.explorelearning.com

Learn your Germs Webquest - Bacteria
Website #1: http://archives.microbeworld.org/microbes/virus_bacterium.aspx
Website 2: http://micro.magnet.fsu.edu/cells/index.html (use the Relative Size and Detection Chart at the top of the page.
Bacteria Basics: Website 3: http://www.beyondbooks.com/lif72/2a.asp
Archaebacteria: Website 4: http://users.rcn.com/jkimball.ma.ultranet/BiologyPages/A/Archaea.html
Cell Division: Website 5: http://www.emc.maricopa.edu/faculty/farabee/BIOBK/BioBookmito.htmlclick on Prokaryotic Cell Division at the top of the page.
Bacteria Structure: Website 6: http://www.cellsalive.com/cells/bactcell.htm
Genetic Recombination:
Website 7:http://glencoe.mcgraw-hill.com/sites/9834092339/student_view0/chapter28/bacterial_conjugation_-_transfer_of_a_plasmid.html
Website 8: http://academic.pgcc.edu/~kroberts/Lecture/Chapter%207/horizontal.html
Website 9: http://www.ucmp.berkeley.edu/bacteria/bacterialh.html
Website 10: http://www.micro.cornell.edu/cals/micro/research/labs/angert-lab/bacterialendo.cfm

Treatment Webquest
Site 1: How do Antibiotics Work?
Site 2: Antibiotics
Site 3: Antibacterial Resistance
Site 4: Making Vaccines
site 5: about smallpox

Helpful Videos
play a game: http://www.sciencekids.co.nz/gamesactivities/microorganisms.html
How a virus works (NPR): http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Rpj0emEGShQ&feature=context&context=G2ad6af9RVAAAAAAAAAQ

Frontline - The Vaccine War http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/pages/frontline/vaccines/
Flu Attacks (NPR -- 3:39): http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Rpj0emEGShQ
Autism and Vaccines News Report Feb 2010: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aOXeJabupZw