Teacher’s questions for some dirt won’t hurt



Before reading:

  1. Do you or does anyone you know suffer from allergies? What conditions make them flare up?
  2. Can you list some ways microbes play a role in the foods that we eat?


 During reading:

  1. Why is hand washing important?
  2. Define good hygiene.
  3. Do all bacteria cause disease?
  4. Based on a cell count, are you mostly human or microbe? How about based on weight?
  5. List two ways bacteria benefit human health.
  6. Define allergic reaction.
  7. Why would living in too clean an environm...

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