The lesson plans in this resource are designed to support educators in providing students with authentic, relevant, and contextual learning experiences that assist them in acquiring the necessary knowledge and skills to be health literate and media literate.

The lesson plans may be used with students in a variety of settings to help them deepen their understanding of vaccines, factors that affect decision-making related to vaccines, and the skills to participate in decision-making about vaccines. The activities may be used as stand-alone activities or extensions to the Healthy Living lessons related to Human Development and Sexual Health.