Digital Education for Students - Global Lyme Alliance Digital Education for Students - Global Lyme Alliance

Digital Education for Students

Teaching students the importance of tick prevention and Lyme disease just got easier! This interactive curriculum provides a guided learning experience that is suitable for kids of all ages. The educational activities are easily accessible using a tablet or personal computer.

Get Started:

  • Share the activity link with your students to access the curriculum
  • Download the Teacher Guide for the Lesson Plan

Recommended for: iPad, Microsoft Surface, Samsung Galaxy Tab, Google Pixel C, or other tablet styles. Other: PC, Mac

Special Thanks to Curriculum Sponsors

  • Mark and Deborah Blackman Charitable Trust
  • The Allan B. and Frances G. Herzog Charitable Foundation
  • The William H. Pitt Foundation

Students will learn from age-appropriate characters about ticks and important prevention tips.
Objectives: Students should learn how to identify ticks, understand where ticks live (preferred habitat), and what to do if they find a tick.

  • K - 2nd Grade Interactive Curriculum
  • K - 2nd Grade Teacher Guide
  • 3rd - 5th Grade Interactive Curriculum
  • 3rd - 5th Grade Teacher Guide

Students will learn about ticks, tick anatomy, tick bite prevention, as well as understanding common symptoms of Lyme disease. Interactive activities that include word games, drag-and drop, and other fun quizzes will test students’ learnings throughout the activity.

Objectives: Students should learn how to identify various species of ticks, tick anatomy, tick habitats, prevention tips (tick check, dress, etc.), what to do if they find a tick, and understand symptoms of Lyme disease.

  • 6th - 8th Grade Interactive Curriculum
  • 6th - 8th Grade Teacher Guide

This program is designed specifically for the young adults. Students will learn about ticks, tick anatomy, prevention, identifying signs and symptoms of Lyme disease. In addition they will learn about the psychological, social and emotional impact of Lyme disease.

Free Lyme Disease Prevention Student Curriculum and Teachers Workbooks

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