Funky Breathe Lab
Students learn about the ubiquity of bacteria and the the diverse nature of those organisms. Also, they discover proper biosafety techniques including handwashing and disposal of biohazardous materials in order to prevent illness and contamination. Bacterial resistance to antibiotics is discussed and related to the medical field.
1. Explain the diversity of bacteria
2. Understand that bacteria causes illness
3. Demonstrate the safely handling and disposal of bacteria
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bacteria, biosafety, antibiotic resistance, biodiversity, taxonomy, microbiology
Last updated: 6/16/2015