7th Grade Science                                            Name_____________________________

Human Disease Project                                   Date______________ Period__________

Internet Research Assignment

 

Instructions:  In order to find out a bit more about some diseases you might be interested in studying, complete this worksheet.  For each disease you want to learn more about, write a sentence that describes what the disease is and/or what it does to the body.  It is recommended that you use Curt's Human Disease Project () or a reliable search engine to help you.  Another great source of information is the online encyclopedia called Wikipedia that is located at: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Main_Page

In the spaces below, you will list any 8 diseases that you want to learn more about.

 

1.     Disease Name: _____________________________________________________

What the disease is and/or what effect it has on the human body:  _____________

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2. Disease Name:__________________________________________________

What the disease is and/or what effect it has on the human body:  _____________

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3.      Disease Name:_____________________________________________________

What the disease is and/or what effect it has on the human body:  _____________

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4.  Disease Na me: _____________________________________________________

What the disease is and/or what effect it has on the human body:  _____________

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5.  Disease Name: _____________________________________________________

What the disease is and/or what effect it has on the human body:  _____________

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6.   Disease Name: ___________________________________________ _ __ _______

What the disease is and/or what effect it has on the human body:  _____________

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7.  Disease Name: _____________________________________________________

What the disease is and/or what effect it has on the human body:  _____________

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8.   Disease Name: _____________________________________________________

What the disease is and/or what effect it has on the human body:  _____________

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Of all the diseases you have written about above, list the 3 diseases you would like to do your Human Disease Project on;

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Make a list of things you would like to learn more about for the diseases you have listed above.  One idea for instance would be to learn about what age someone gets any of the diseases on the list. 

 

I things I want to learn more about regarding the disease I want to do my report on are:

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