Studying the Yellow Fever outbreak of 1878? This resource is perfect for you! Use the PowerPoint to learn about what Yellow Fever is, what caused the 1878 epidemic in Memphis, and what the positive and negative effects of the outbreak were. Or, you can follow along using the article instead. Students can then take notes using the interactive note pages. Sample completed note pages are included for students who need extra help.
Great for teaching standard 5.SS.26a (Describe the impact of yellow fever during the 1870s and why it was particularly deadly in West Tennessee).