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Title:Bill Nye The Science Guy:Germs
Pub. date: 1995
Includes: Videocassette, also available on DVD
Audience: Children, Primary, Intermediate, Junior High, High School
Language: English
Description:Lesson on germs explains what germs are and what happens when germs enter the body. Includes a discussion of antibodies, white blood cells, and antibiotics. Also discusses basic food safety concepts such as refrigeration and proper cooking techniques.
Developer: Walt Disney Education Productions
Length: 26 minutes
Use Restrictions: Copyright protected
Reviewers Comments: Includes an experiment that may be conducted in the home or classroom. Cooking recommendations for beef do not include temperature guidelines. Most of the discussion on germs is not directly related to food safety.

Note: Copy available for check out through the National Agricultural Library is videocasette version that contains the 26 minute lesson on germs as well as another 26 minute lesson. DVD available for purchase online contains just the lesson on germs.

Borrow it from the National Agricultural Library (NAL)
SNAP staff/SNAP-Ed providers can borrow materials from NAL through interlibrary loan.
    NAL Call No.: videocassette no. 2372
    Go to Request Library Materials
Contact the Distributor:
    Distributor: Walt Disney Education Products
    Mail: 105 Terry Drive, Suite 120
Newtown, PA 18940
    Phone: (800) 295-5010
    Order URL:Web Address
    Cost: 29.99 per video
    Avail. in Qty: No

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