School Teaching Aid - Just the placebo effect? - http://www.scienceinschool.org/print/2577
Science Fair Project -
Google Search String to find more of the same - (lesson-plan OR science-fair) (placebo OR nocebo)
Tom sez - To get the topic exciting, ask the students to look at the Museum of Quackery - http://www.museumofquackery.com/. What can we learn from Quackery? Patients say they work, yet Science says no.
Also, what can doctors learn from Medical Hucksters, Faith Healers, etc.? - The great American medicine show: being an illustrated history of hucksters, healers, health evangelists, and heroes from Plymouth Rock to the present by David Armstrong, Elizabeth Metzger Armstrong