Ancient and Medieval Medicine: Crash Course History of Science #9

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Medieval medicine is a mash-up of multicultural ideas! How did early doctors learn to do no harm? The ninth video in a 15-part series about the History of Medicine uncovers the fundamental teachings that sparked intense anatomical study throughout Europe and Asia.

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CCSS: Adaptable
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Instructional Ideas
  • Struggling to keep up with all the names and dates? Add a timeline from the National Institute of Health to the lesson
  • Ask the class to keep track of the medical practices that sound odd or quirky as they watch, then discuss them after the video
Classroom Considerations
  • Plan to review some of the key points discussed during the video to ensure learners understand the big picture
  • This resource is only available on an unencrypted HTTP website. It should be fine for general use, but don’t use it to share any personally identifiable information
  • The resource helps students understand how people collected and expanded medical knowledge as it passed through different cultures
  • Animations provide important details pupils need to comprehend key components of significant medical texts
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