We started talking about the Black Death today and if there is something teenagers love it is blood, guts, and gore. Coincidentally it is National Handwashing Week, and we were sent this link to a hilarious movie about sneezing. I showed it as an intro to the Black Death in 3rd period.
yeurgh...I can't seem to embed it, so here is the link.
By the way, I was asked no less than four times today if the Black Death was racist. Seriously. By 10th graders.