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Sexually Transmitted Diseases - Day 5: Communication
How does one have a discussion with a partner about a sexually transmitted disease? This is probably not a conversation that happens to be in everyone's repertoire. This lesson plan presents some role-playing scenarios that your class can participate in, as well as have the opportunity to create their own.
9th - 10th Health 3 Views 10 Downloads
Infectious Diseases: Hepatitis B and Tuberculosis
Students discover the different sources of pathogens that cause diseases. In this health science lesson, students explore different ways to treat infections. They create a persuasive pamphlet on their position on vaccination.
10th - 12th Science 9 Views 44 Downloads
Biology/Genetics: Chromosomes and Diseases
Learners examine chromosomes. In this chromosome lesson, students research chromosomes and chromosome mutations. Learners discover diseases caused by chromosome mutation and analyze symptoms to determine the chromosome mutation.
11th - 12th Science 5 Views 26 Downloads
Making Copies of an HIV Particle
In the second of five lessons about HIV, discover the mechanisms that allow the HIV virus to replicate. Using the models that they created the day before, learners examine the parts of the virus particle. The lesson plan does not say what pupils should do with the information, so you may ask them to take notes, explain it to a neighbor, or make a drawing in their science notebooks.
3rd - 12th Science 9 Views 9 Downloads
Webquest: Eradicating Guinea Worm Disease in Ghana
Students examine the impact of Guinea Worm Disease. In this world issues lesson plan, students take on the roles of Peace Corps Volunteers. Students will apply their knowledge of the Guinea worm life cycle to create a plan for eradicating the disease.
6th - 12th Science 3 Views 5 Downloads
Disease and Epidemics - Social Studies
Learners explore how the study of diseases, epidemics and disease management promotes our understanding of human culture and history. They also examine the roles of agriculture, trade and living in cities in promoting the spread of disease during the 14th century and today .
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 5 Views 17 Downloads
Sexually Transmitted Diseases
Students explore the issue of sexually transmitted diseases and discover that someone may have an STD with no symptoms. In this sexually transmitted diseases lesson, students complete a worksheet as a large group. Students discuss how someone can get an STD and how this relates to their lives.
9th - 12th Health 6 Views 61 Downloads
WebQuest: Eradicating Guinea Worm Disease in Ghana
Students participate in a webquest regarding Guinea worm disease. In this Guinea worm disease activity, students gather background information regarding the waterborne illness in Ghana. Students use the information they gather to make PSAs pertaining to their plans to eradicate the disease.
6th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 6 Downloads
Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Overview
Students observe human heath by completing a worksheet in class. In this STD lesson, students identify the different types of diseases which are spread through sexual intercourse and what symptoms will become noticeable. Students identify contraception methods which heavily reduce the risk of contracting an STD.
9th - 10th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 61 Downloads
Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Lesson 4
Students participate in a class discussion which includes categorizing sexually transmitted diseases into various groups such as "always have symptoms/often don't have symptoms" and "curable vs. not curable" to reinforce the idea of abstinence as the safe
7th - 8th Health 9 Views 37 Downloads
Disease and Epidemics
Students explore how the study of diseases, epidemics and disease management offers opportunities for exploration of biological evolution, immune systems, interaction between humans and their environment, and interaction among organisms. They become familiar with public health professionals who work toward protecting the health of the community.
9th - 12th Science 6 Views 33 Downloads
Millennium Development Goal: To Combat HIV/AIDS, Malaria, and Other Diseases
Students read the passages and complete activities to learn ways the Thai government is trying to combat and halt infectious diseases. In this infectious disease activity, students read information about action taken by the Thai government to provide affordable medicine, think about what is needed for good health, and sort sequenced statements about HIV and AIDs.
6th - 7th Science 3 Views 7 Downloads
How Communication Technologies Affect People During Disasters
Third graders create a multimedia presentation on the effectiveness of technology as a communication tool during disasters. In this natural and technological disasters lesson, 3rd graders research how technology is used during natural or technological disasters.
3rd Science 4 Views 20 Downloads
Disease and Epidemics
Students explore how disease and epidemics have the potential to shape communities. They examine their impact on culture and specifically the literature of the time. Students investigate how trade routes accelerated the movement of goods, people, ideas, culture and disease.
9th - 12th Language Arts 3 Views 5 Downloads
Sexually Transmitted Diseases
Students create and perform short skits, based on teacher provided scenarios, dealing with sexually transmitted diseases in order to reinforce the fact that STD's may be present but may not be symptomatic and how to communicate with parents and health car
7th - 8th Health 7 Views 24 Downloads
"Attack A Cell, Any Cell" Disease Unit
Seventh graders use the Internet to gather information about a disease. They also discuss in groups how diseases are a worldwide problem and brainstorm ideas they can help. They create an informational packet on the disease they researched.
7th Science 3 Views 2 Downloads