Practicing Medicine – Late 1800s
Research how medicine was practiced in the late 1800s. Write a few paragraphs explaining what you learned.
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Discuss with a group how Spencer Black’s life might have been different if he had not started studying mutations in 1869, but had researched infectious diseases, more efficient surgical practice, or improved anesthesia instead.
Create a booklet of illustrations of plants and animals like Spencer began drawing in Chapter 2.
Write a diary entry that a performer at a carnival sideshow might have written.
Use a Venn diagram to compare carnivals in the 1800s to carnivals today.
Write notes and draw sketches for a dissection of one of Spencer’s creatures featured in the Codex.
Create a poster for one of Spencer’s shows.
Discuss with a group whether Spencer’s work could have been considered...
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