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Educational games can be a fun way to enhance learning and teach about antibiotic resistance.

Online games about bacteria, antibiotics and antibiotic resistance have been developed for both children and professionals. Check out some of these websites below!

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Resource Description
No antibiotics in our food A chutes and ladders educational board game on antibiotics in food production. A family friendly game that can be printed.
e-Bug An online platform to play games and learn about microbes for students and young adults.
Do bugs need drugs? A community program for wise use of antibiotics including games, comic books, colouring sheets and iPhone / iPad Apps.
Antibiotic awareness resources: quizzes and crosswords Quizzes and crosswords about antibiotic resistance for the public, healthcare prescribers and pharmacists.
Game Dr.: Bacteria Combat A gaming app, which teaches its players about antibiotic resistance and the different bacteria types which live in the human body. The app is intended for primary students and is currently available in the App store and Google Play.
Fight Germs! A game designed mainly for children where germs are washed away with soap under time pressure and scores are calculated.