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Why We Wash Our Hands!

1. Click the to watch the video. Using 5 slices of bread, and 1 plastic sandwich bag for each, do the following: a-rub one slice on your (unwashed) hands, and place in a labeled plastic bag. b-rub one slice on a door handle or commonly touched surface, and place in a labeled plastic bag. c-rub one slice on your hands AFTER using hand sanitizer, and place in a plastic bag. d-rub one slice on your hands AFTER using soap and water to wash them, and place in a plastic bag. e-take one fresh slice, and place it in a labeled plastic bag. Hang all 5 bags in a visible location. 2. Tap to start recording your observations. 3. Using the , , or , record your prediction as to what will happen to each slice of bread, OR record what each slice looks like on a day-by-day basis. 4. Tap each day after recording your observation. 5. Record your final observation(s) using the , , or tool. 6. Tap to submit your work. Happy hand washing!

1st Grade, Kindergarten, Pre-K, Science, Health
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Use https://www.mumstrife.com/food/washing-hands/ as a reference for the experiment!