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My Favorite Medical Breakthrough! A Preference Project™


My Medical Breakthrough - A Preference Project ™!

• Tailored For Ages: 8 & up • A short 2-4 day supplemental learning activity!

Includes 4 fun, easy and informative activities with very little to no prep time or materials costs. All activities are designed to help children learn, while discovering their own preference. Learn about 4 different medical breakthroughs and have fun deciding which one is your favorite, and why!




Getting sick is a part of life. Most of us are healthy most of the time. When we do get sick, we usually get better. Understanding why people get sick and how to make them better has been an important question for mankind.


The topics chosen in this book cover illnesses and diseases that have historically been a threat to developing children. That is to say, these are concerns that most children over time have struggled with. As you read, you will probably be able to relate to at least a couple of the issues mentioned. Not everyone likes to learn about subjects that involve human struggles. But to be well-educated, we must sometimes examine difficult topics. For science to continue, we have to know how it has been successful (or unsuccessful), and how it has impacted people.


To some of you, examining the hardships of mankind may be upsetting; to others, it may be fascinating. Understanding what we find interesting, motivating, or upsetting is part of what leads us to the next stage in our individual lives. Perhaps you will be intrigued and want to learn more about history, science, or medicine; perhaps not. Either way, this book will help you become a more well-rounded and knowledgeable student.


In this book you will get to decide which medical breakthroughs are most interesting to you. Here are the 4 breakthroughs you'll be choosing from:


Vaccination, Clean Water, Antibiotics and Food Fortification




Guided Preference Activities, Reporter Interview Project, Art Poster Project and Research Project.

Plus: Copywork Activity, Brackets Exercise, Forum and Blogging Activities




Did you know? Preference Projects™ are designed so that they engage the learner in Whole Brain activities. Whole Brain Learning improves IQ and overall brain function. It has been said that actual pathways form between the left and right brain when Whole Brain Learning takes place at a formative age!


Did you know? Preference Projects™ are designed so that children retain information through Associative Learning. Preference Based Learning enables learners to associate information with thoughts and preferences, already existing in the brain. Those preferences are the glue that will hold those ideas in place for a lifetime!


Preference Projects™ are a brand new and exciting way for you to supplement your child's home learning. These projects are a fantastic alternative to lapbooks and unit studies. Each affordable activity book focuses on a specific topic, providing fun and engaging reading as well as thoughtful, exciting and simple activities designed to help children determine their favorite. Every book contains a tally sheet where students can keep track of what opinions and conclusions they have drawn from the material. Books are suitable for a broad range of ages.


Please check back often. New titles coming out every month. See our full listing of Preference Projects here.


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File Last Updated:
August 29, 2010
This title was added to our catalog on August 29, 2010.