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Sexual Abuse: Recognizing & Reporting
This is not a activity per se but there is some very good information. We, as teachers, are bound by law to report abuse. If you are comfortable, I think it's a good idea to let your classes know that you care and that this is a duty you have.
5th - 12th Health 3 Views 14 Downloads
New Review The Rights of Women in the United States (Secondary)
What do your pupils know about abusive relationships and equal rights? Expand their knowledge with a series of activities that provide discussion opportunities and information about rights and abuse. First addressing issues relating to violence against women, this set of lessons also requires pupils to examine in detail various amendments and acts that affect women.
8th - 12th Language Arts 20 Views 12 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Teen Domestic Abuse and Violence
Inform your class about teen dating abuse. This resource lays out a comprehensive plan for helping teens become aware of the signs of abuse. The lesson is complete with vocabulary, worksheets, a PowerPoint presentation, and videos. Encourage your class to stay out of abusive relationships with this powerful message about respect and love.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 15 Views 66 Downloads
Drug Abuse Affects Decision Making
In this drug abuse and decision making worksheet, students read about an experiment designed to study the effects of drug use on decision making. Students draw conclusions from the data and determine if the hypothesis is correct.
7th - 9th Health 48 Views 135 Downloads
Technology and Teen Abuse
Students research dating abuse, particularly as it affects teens in general and specifically when technology like cells phones and the Internet is involved. They develop and use a survey on dating abuse in thier school and use the information to create public service annoncements to educate fellow students about dating abuse and technology.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 10 Views 24 Downloads
A Test of Faith
Secondary schoolers investigate the debate surrounding the current sexual abuse crisis in the Catholic Church with this New York Times lesson. Through discussions and written reflection, they explore their own thoughts and opinions on this topic.
6th - 12th Social Studies & History 4 Views 37 Downloads
Various Types of Abuse
Eighth graders are introduced to the various types of abuse. In groups, they identify the signs for each type of abuse and discuss what to do in order to get help. They also discover ways to cope with the abuse and people they can talk to about these issues.
8th Health 9 Views 31 Downloads
Various Types of Abuse (Lesson 2)
Eighth graders review the types of physical abuse from a previous lesson plan. In groups, they analyze different situations in which they identify the signs of physical and sexual abuse. As a class, they describe actions that can be taken to receive help for abusive children.
8th Health 4 Views 23 Downloads
Should It Be Mandatory to Get a License To Be a Parent?
Learning how to engage in a respectful, academic discussion of controversial topics is an important skill all learners should develop. This skill-building activity provides groups with a set-by-step procedure and sentence frames so that they can develop a discussion of whether or not it should be mandatory to get a license to be a parent.
7th - 10th Language Arts 14 Views 8 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Journalism: Technology and Teen Abuse
Students investigate the link between technology and abuse among teens. They research dating abuse when cell phones or the Internet are involved. Working as a team of reporters, photographers, graphic artists, and page designers, they create a package that is compelling for readers.
10th - 12th Language Arts 3 Views 15 Downloads
Sexual Abuse: Sequoia's Story Discussion Guide
The subject matter of this lesson is intended for a mature academic audience. Please review to determine if it is suitable for your class. Learners create a working definition of sexual abuse, read a scenario, and then break up into pairs for discussion.
9th - 12th Health 5 Views 6 Downloads
Crossing the Synaptic Gap
As part of a unit on the chemistry of the brain, thinkers learn how chemicals work to transmit messages between individual neurons and how controlled substances impact the synaptic cleft. They do so by playing a dice-and-card game in which the numbers that appear on the dice represent the number of incoming signals and the number of signals inhibited by drugs.
5th - 10th Science 79 Views 44 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Smart Decision: No to Stimulant Abuse
Pupils participate in a wide variety of activities designed to help them make wise decisions regarding drug usage. They differentiate regulated drugs from prohibited drugs and identify agencies responsible for upholding laws. Additionally, they explore the penalties for drug violations.
8th - 10th Health 9 Views 29 Downloads
Domestic Abuse and Order For Protection
Students read an article about the laws pertaining to cases of domestic abuse. They take a quiz, consider how they might help a friend involved in an abusive situation and participate in a mock trial where they examine varying points of view.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 12 Downloads
How Inhalant Abuse Damages the Brain
In this inhalant abuse worksheet, students read about a study conducted on inhalant abusers and their brains. Students read about the results of the study and the findings. They answer 2 questions about the study and indicate the areas of the brain affected by the inhalants and how the scientists came to conclusions about the changes in the brains of the inhalant users.
7th - 10th Science 9 Views 73 Downloads
New Review Reporting - Safety and Abuse Tool
Keep your charges safe online with instruction on how to report problems on YouTube. After providing learners with information on the Safety and Abuse Tool, demonstrate how to use the tool and discuss the feature. In groups, learners examine various types of content that are considered unsafe.
5 mins 7th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 1 Download
Domestic Violence and Teen Dating
It is important for students to have a safe place to discuss domestic violence, dating, and abuse. This discussion-based lesson provides upper graders with a list of warning signs for abuse, community resources, and ways they can help those suffering from abuse.
10th - 12th Social Studies & History 17 Views 102 Downloads