Our lesson plan is a resource created and written by Yannick Tanguy, as part of a joint project between the national alliance Child and Youth Care Zimbabwe, Fondation Ipsen and EURORDIS.
Yannick Tanguy, PhD in Neuroscience, has worked in various fields including gene therapy or neurodegenerative diseases. Today, he works as a scientific communicator and develops various media (podcasts, publications, public lectures), thus sharing his passion and curiosity for science.
Child and Youth Care (CYC) sets to defend, champion and advance the interests of children with rare diseases and difficult conditions so as to improve their quality life and their families in Zimbabwe. They reviewed and tested this activity and lesson plan with teachers and students.
These lesson plan and activities provide a course for teachers and student teachers preparing them to teach about rare diseases.
Thanks to these activities, teachers should help teenagers to understand that:
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