This page on Médecins Sans Frontières/Doctors Without Borders (MSF) school resources page contains a number of videos and links to multi-media sites about a variety of humanitarian issues such as conflict, refugees, HIV/AIDS and Ebola, and the work of MSF.
In this activity, students get to research and write a news article about a viral disease outbreak. The assignment could be cross-curricular with English Language Arts and Social Studies.
English Language Arts
BC Science 8 (2016)
The relationship of micro-organisms with living things: impacts of epidemics and pandemics on human populations
BC Biology 11 (2006)
E1 evaluate the evidence used to classify viruses as living or non-living
E2 evaluate the effects of viruses on human health
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