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Vaccine initiative: are vaccines safe?

This cross-curricular activity introduces the concept of vaccination, specifically for COVID-19, using stimulus materials enabling student discussion opportunities. The way in which vaccines work, what they contain and the most common side effects are explained using simple scientific terminology. Some anti-vaccine arguments are scientifically dismantled via a series of well referenced studies.

This links to key stage three and four science and citizenship courses.

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