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DETECTIVES IN THE CLASSROOM
Summary
 
What is epidemiology?
 
Why is the curriculum called Detectives in the Classroom?
 
Why develop a curriculum for middle school students?
 
Five Essential Questions and Enduring Understandings
 
Concept Map of the Five Essential Questions
 
Epidemiology Backgrounds
 
Alignment with the National Science Education Standards
 
Alignment with Attributes of Scientific Literacy


Concept Map of the Five Essential Questions

The concept map below depicts the way each of Detectives in the Classroom five essential questions relate to each other.

There is a module of 5-10 lessons, called investigations, for each of the essential questions. By completing the investigations in each module, students learn how to answer each of the five essential questions.

Concept