Germs & Your Health


By exploring the science of health and germs, Bill Nye the Science Guy shows students how hand-washing, getting nutritious foods, and getting enough exercise and sleep can help the human body fight illness. Taking care of the body isn’t just important to health and well-being, it’s also Safety Smart®!

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Germ Transmission (Direct and Indirect Contact) Communicable and Non-Communicable diseases Effective hand washing Bacteria and Viruses How to maintain a healthy immune system

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Frequently Asked Questions

What is Germs & Your Health by Health World Education?

Germs & Your Health is a learning resource for Health. It is available in the following format(s): Website. It is suited for 4th - 8th students.

What grade level is Germs & Your Health by Health World Education appropriate for?

It is designed for 4th - 8th students, but could be useful for students of other ages as well; please look at the description and images to determine suitability.

How much does Germs & Your Health by Health World Education cost?

It is free!