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.
- 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.
9TH Grade and above Workbook
9TH Grade and above Curriculum