You Might Feel a Pinch: Vaccination Laws in the Era of COVID-19

What is the purpose of vaccinations in ensuring public health and the safety of our students? What types of vaccinations are required for public school students, and which individuals ensure all students meet these requirements?
glass vaccine vials with labels that read "vaccine"

This lesson seeks to explore the history of vaccines, encourages an intellectual discussion about their use, and lets students explore state laws concerning vaccinations.  

Teaching Standard
NCSS Themes: 2, 4, 5, 6, 8, 10
Teaching Area
US History since 1877
Grade Level
Downloadable Files
Adena Barnette-You Might Feel a Pinch Lesson Plan.docx
Article Analysis Worksheet.docx
State Grab Bag List.docx
State Vaccination Laws Research Project.docx