Pandemics
Resources about science, medicine and history of pandemics
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Vaccines in the news
Explore news reports showing how science has fought pandemics with vaccination
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Flowers to fight diseases: how Beda Hallberg battled a pandemic with Mayflowers
Learn how small paper flowers were used to raised funds for those with tuberculosis.
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Remembering Florence Nightingale
Florence Nightingale is celebrated as a founder of modern nursing and data visualisation in field of medicine.
Artist impressions of the plague
Historiana source collection
Medicine and Anatomy
Hoistoriana source collection
Scavenger Hunt
Play with you students this scavenger hunt about pandemics and related topics
Resources about confinement and social distance
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Masks and head coverings
Around the world, masks are used for protection, ceremony, tradition and fashion.
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Social distancing in cultural heritage GIFs
A humorous look at social distancing and other coronavirus measures through cultural heritage GIFs
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The confinements of Napoleon
An eagle flies from island to island, as far as the arid hilltops of Saint Helena. Throughout his life, Napoleon often found himself rather isolated – both physically and socially.
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Star-crossed lovers in classic literature
Depictions of historical relationships in times of social distancing
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The Great Indoors
Discover how artists across Europe have been inspired by and depicted domestic scenes and settings.
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Washing your hands
Explore how washing hands and cleanliness have been depicted through the ages.
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Tracing utopia and dystopia
Today we often hear the words utopia and dystopia used in informal conversations and in the media
Learning scenarios about pandemics
The Invisible Enemy
English, Language subjects - Upper secondary, Vocational educational training
3D Printers at War Against COVID-19
Adult education, English, STEAM - Upper secondary, VET
Our Invisible Deadly Enemies
English - Lower secondary, Upper secondary
The Black Death
Art, English, History - Secondary
Masks and Reality
Art, English, History - Lower secondary, Primary school
Teenagers' Emotional Intelligence
Art, English - Lower secondary
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