Teachers' Lab The goal of the Teachers' Lab is to provide teachers and educators with a deeper understanding of commonly taught math and science concepts. Many of the Labs are based upon professional development workshops broadcast on the Annenberg Channel.
Try your hand at Medieval medicine
Here's your chance to try to diagnose and cure patients
as if you were a doctor in the Middle Ages. There are
three patients for you to cure. Read about their symptoms
and then decide what treatment to prescribe. If you like,
you can read more about the symptoms and healing methods of
Your patient has black and blue blotches
all over her body. You are fairly certain it is the plague.
What treatment do you prescribe?