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This topical series uses a then-and-now approach to explore how the influenza pandemic of 1918 and the COVID-19 pandemic of 2020 have shaped our culture, crisis response, medical advancements, and more. Readers learn key facts about the pandemics, such as how the novel viruses spread and how health-care professionals responded to the emergencies. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards. Abdo & Daughters is an imprint of Abdo Publishing, a division of ABDO.

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Pandemics (6 titles)
Crisis Control: Then and Now 6.5
Culture Shift: Then and Now 6.5
Media Matters: Then and Now 6.9
Medical Mobilization: Then and Now 6.7
Testing and Treatment: Then and Now 6.8
Viral Spread: Then and Now 6.5
  • New! Fall 2023
  • New! Spring 2023
  • New! Fall 2022
Interest Level Grade 5 - Grade 9
Reading Level Grade 5
BISACS JNF024020, JNF024080
Genre Nonfiction
Subject Health, History, Social Studies
Copyright 2022
Division Abdo Publishing
Imprint Abdo & Daughters
Language English
Number of Pages 48
Season 2021-08-01
ISBN 9781532195563, 9781098216290
Title Format Reinforced Library Bound Hardcovers, Anywhere eBooks
Graphics Full-color photographs
Dimensions 8 x 10
Features Glossary of key words, Index, Informative sidebars, Primary-source text, Reviewed, Table of contents, and Timeline of key events
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Pandemics – School Library Journal, Series Made Simple

Each volume in this series contrasts the 1918 flu pandemic with the 2020 COVID-19 pandemic. In this way, the series supports the social studies standard time, continuity, and change. In addition to the then and now contrasts, each volume also studies cultural changes, the impact of media, global and local efforts to combat pandemics, and more. A strength of the series is the many historical photographs and documents included…. An informative series that will appeal to history buffs and be useful in social studies inquiries.

Author: Elsie Olson