Infectious Diseases: Backpack adventures

The extracurricular activities of the middle school students in the “Backpack Club” are anything but ordinary! Fueled by their curiosity, love of science, and an extraordinary backpack, they travel through time searching for answers their science class can’t provide.
Member of the Backpack Club, Summer learns how diseases are spread and affect an organism, when her new puppy Jenner is diagnosed with a life threatening disease. This adventure, has Summer going over the steps of analyzing data to find the source of diseases while also learning how to prevent diseases before they are able to spread!

Near-peer audio readings are by a high school student, B. Fannin.


The story has been divided into 10 pages. Click on the Tabs below to view the pages.