Abstinence Teacher Resources
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Choosing Abstinence (Lesson 1)
Seventh graders are introduced to the concept of abstinence. In groups, they identify what potential diseases and infections they are protecting themselves from getting. They also are introduced to programs that promote abstinence and contraception.
7th Health 3 Views 27 Downloads
Touch and Abstinence
FLASH has put together another good lesson about touch and abstinence. Humans need human touch, yet many confuse this need for touch, and their desire for sex. Discuss the four types of touch with your health or teen issues class. There are a couple of activities and lots of questions to guide your lesson.
9th - 10th Health 5 Views 27 Downloads
Touch and Abstinence
Students research human health by identifying sexual awareness. In this sexual behavior lesson, students identify abstinence and consider if it is something they should participate in. Students research the different types of touch and how it can be meant as friendly, sexual or aggressive.
7th - 8th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 20 Downloads
Abstinence Pledge Basketball
For private or home school students learning with an emphasis on religion, this lesson on sex before marriage may be quite appropriate. Male students ages 10-14, discuss sexually transmitted diseases and gain knowledge about the effects of alcohol and tobacco on the body.
5th - 8th Health 3 Views 0 Downloads
Social Studies: Intimacy and Abstinence
In this unit on dating and personal responsibility, learners examine the potential dangers of intimacy and the benefits of abstinence. After watching a video, "Time to Wait for Sex," they discuss such related topics as sexually transmitted diseases, dating, and pregnancy.
9th - 12th Health 3 Views 2 Downloads
Studying Contraception (Lesson 2)
Eighth graders are introduced to the various types of contraceptions available. In groups, they focus on a different type of contraception method and share their ideas with the class. As a class, they complete a worksheet on birth control pills and identify the most effective method when it comes to avoidance of pregnancy and sexually transmitted diseases.
8th Health 3 Views 36 Downloads
Human Sexuality: Decision Making
Students examine the messages and pressures that are found in society regarding sexual behavior and abstinence. They discuss the advertising images that are effective and catch their attention and consider how they make decisions.
7th - 8th Health 3 Views 20 Downloads
Dangers of Intimacy
Students study the dangers of intimacy and the importance of abstinence. They watch the video: "Time to Wait for Sex" featuring Pam Stenzil and read from the textbook u, "Strengthening Family and Self", They determine the benefits of abstinence include having mutual respect, not contracting STDs, and not becoming pregnant.
10th - 12th Health 3 Views 2 Downloads
Highschoolers investigate the concept of abstinence and how it is considered the safest expression of teen sexuality. Guiding questions are used to help students through the lesson. There are many components to this lesson which take a few days to cover or you could select the topics that are more pertinent to your highschoolers.
9th - 12th Health 3 Views 0 Downloads
Negotiating Sexual Risk Reduction
Students examine the ways in which sexual risk reduction can take place in a communicative manner. In this negotiating sexual risk reduction lesson, students work in groups to role play a realistic situation. Students present their role-play as a skit to the rest of the class.
9th - 12th Health 3 Views 10 Downloads
Decision Making (Lesson 2)
Seventh graders review how to make positive decisions regarding their sexual behavior. As a class, they discuss abstinence is the best policy however focus on those who choose not to abstain and their options. They use the Internet and participate in various scenarios to discover what option is best for them.
7th Health 9 Views 38 Downloads