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Episode 10: "Diagnosis Unknown"

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21st Century Skill:
Leadership and Responsibility

Anchor Standard in Reading CCRA.R.1:
Read closely to determine what the text says explicitly, draw inferences, and cite textual evidence in support of a conclusion.

EPISODE CHALLENGE:
When LaDonna Watkins of The Daily Byte comes in with a mysterious combination of symptoms, the team must work together with the medical director to solve the problem. By researching LaDonna’s symptoms, travel history, and daily habits, the medical team determines it could be food poisoning, the flu, or malaria. It’s up to the medical director to determine the best course of treatment. It turns out LaDonna is suffering from malaria that she picked up on an unscheduled layover. Meanwhile, Tahmid and Austen are going head-to-head in a cooking competition!

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