Educator Resources for Avian Flu

Is the avian flu just a regular flu but for birds? In this BrainPOP movie, Tim and Moby tell you everything you’re wanting to know about avian flu. Find out how this disease, which is normally only found in birds, can be harmful to humans. You’ll also discover which places in the world have had avian flu outbreaks and what had to be done as a result. Plus, you’ll learn about common symptoms of bird flu, the mortality rate of people who’ve caught it, and what steps the U.S. Centers for Disease Control have taken to prevent outbreaks in the United States. There’s no reason to panic over bird flu!