Educational Resources

Teacher’s Resource Guide

Four lesson plans, each an hour long, with hands-on activities on microbiology and the human microbiome. Great for classroom after-school settings. PDF is in English with key Spanish terms in the glossary.

Activities Include

Moldy sandwich

Grow Your Mold

Candy DNA

Edible DNA

Beaded bracelet

DNA Sequence Bracelet

Textbook

Debating Biology

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Museum Staff Resource Guide

Five lesson plans for short demonstrations on microbiology and the human microbiome. Perfect for doing in the museum exhibition itself. PDF is in English with key Spanish terms in the glossary.

Activities Include

You’ve Got Guts

Playdough Microbes

Microbe Choices

Human or Microbe?

Quantifying Microbes

Download Guide (2.8 MB PDF)