Here is a double sided worksheet with questions that can be answered by students while watching the PBS video Tuberculosis The Forgotten Plague. The video streams for free on the PBS website here: link
. This video is about the history of the deadliest disease in humanity's history and how it was finally almost beaten in the 1940s and 1950s. This video is done as part of the American Experience series on PBS. Topics such as bacteria, the germ theory of disease, antibiotics, and society's response to the ill are covered. This is also a great video for discussing scientific advances in post World War II America.