Healthy Relationships Teacher Resources
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Gender Roles: Exposing Stereotypes
A series of activities help middle- and high-schoolers identify and explore gender stereotypes and how they can lead to violence and abuse. Use think-pair-share to activate whole class brainstorming about what it means to "be a man" and "be ladylike.
8th - 9th 21st Century Skills 18 Views 75 Downloads
Teens, dating, relationships, breaking up, what's appropriate dating behavior? Go through this PowerPoint presentation and discuss all of these things and more. Too often, teens are not sure what's appropriate and what's inappropriate dating behavior.
7th - 12th Health 21 Views 91 Downloads
Skills for Building Healthy Relationships
Students create skits showing relationship problems and discuss how communication, cooperation, and compromise can build strong relationships. In this healthy relationships lesson, students are given a scenario to act out in small groups. Students discuss problem solving strategies and Biblical principles that apply.
7th - 9th Health 16 Views 96 Downloads
Healthy, Unhealthy and Abusive Relationships: Making Choices
Eleventh graders identify characteristics of dating relationships that are healthy, unhealthy, or abusive. Students investigate how to deal with conflicts that are part of any relationship and to take the proactive measures required to sustaining healthy relationships.
11th Social Studies & History 22 Views 138 Downloads
Touch and Abstinence
FLASH has put together another good activity 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 activity.
9th - 10th Health 5 Views 27 Downloads
FAMILY LAW - Domestic Violence (Teen & Adult)
Students define domestic violence. They identify the signs of abusive relationships, determine community resources, identify what a healthy relationship is. and discover facts about teen dating violence. They increase awareness about the glorification of violence in the media.
10th - 12th Social Studies & History 11 Views 22 Downloads
Venice and the Ottoman Empire
In the nineteenth episode of a world history series, the narrator explains how the mutually beneficial relationship between the Venetians and the Ottomans led to the Renaissance and Christopher Columbus' voyages. More specifically, your class members will learn about Venetian reliance on trade and merchant ships, coupled with the Ottoman Empire's capture of Egypt and control of trade through the Mediterranean.
10 mins 9th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 2 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Should Adoption Information Be Kept Private or Made Public?
Help learners develop the skills they need to fully participate in discussions. The whole class reads together an annotated, academic text, and evaluates the evidence presented on both sides of the adoption question. Individuals then take a stance on the question and explain to a partner why they believe the evidence for one side is more persuasive than the evidence presented for the other.
7th - 10th Language Arts 6 Views 4 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Purposes of Dating
So many options are included here for you to help your class explore dating, relationships, and types of love. These lessons are becoming more and more important due to media influences, so choose one of the 10 options to guide your class towards a healthy view of relationships.
6th - 12th Health 19 Views 51 Downloads
New Review Examine the Media
Take a look at media though a critical lens. Class members cut out images of women from magazines and conduct a gallery walk, considering the portrayal of women and men in these images. They then read an article and discuss the content and images in small groups.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 24 Views 17 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Understanding Cyberbullying - Virtual vs. Physical Worlds
Spend a few days discussing cyberbullying with your class. Opening discussion questions get the conversation started while quotes and articles continue thoughtful dialogue. Small group activities and role-play scenarios extend the practical application, helping learners see the real-life implications of their behavior.
7th - 8th 21st Century Skills 36 Views 80 Downloads
Clifford's Big Idea
The classic Clifford stories are used in this language arts lesson. Students become familiar with words used in various stories about Clifford. They record how many times Clifford's name is used in the book, and complete a sharing worksheet.
Pre-K - 2nd Language Arts 7 Views 72 Downloads
Middle schoolers identify qualities of a friend and discover an acronym to help with problem solving. In this friendship lesson, students use notecards to identify qualities of a friend and write a definition. Middle schoolers discuss the acronym DECIDE and apply it to a problem, writing all the steps in their journal.
6th - 8th Health 4 Views 28 Downloads
Family Law - Domestic Violence
Students take a closer look at domestic violence. In this family law instructional activity, students participate in a classroom simulation that requires them to define domestic violence and students then discuss teen dating violence. Students make note of community resources that support victims in abusive relationships.
10th - Higher Ed Health 8 Views 38 Downloads
Puberty/Adolescence, Day 3: "Am I Normal?"
"Am I normal?" Bring this topical discussion to your health or teen issues class, who might be struggling with their developing identities. Learners discuss relationships, including acquaintences, friendships, girlfriends, boyfriends, and spouses.
9th - 10th Health 8 Views 27 Downloads
Gender Stereotypes and Body Image
Students discuss and become aware of the dangers of gender stereotyping and the media's role in perpetuating gender stereotypes. They view magazine advertisements and make entries in their journals after guided discussion.
6th - 7th Social Studies & History 15 Views 21 Downloads
Cyberbullying and Civic Participation
Encourage your class to create rules and regulations for cyberbullying. Learners explore civic participation by thinking about the rules and regulations already in place in their lives and studying Canada's Canada Gazette. As a final activity, class members will make their own School Gazette that lays out rules against cyberbullying at school.
7th - 8th Language Arts 12 Views 98 Downloads
Online Behavior: Privacy and Ethics
Over the course of three classes, tech-saturated youth review their cyber portraits, map their virtual lives, examine their relative anonymity, and establish a "virtual conscience" to guide choices that foster privacy protection and respect for others.
7th - 9th Social Studies & History 33 Views 206 Downloads
Should Schools Protect Kids From Cyberbullying?
In this skill-building exercise, class members learn how to conduct fortified conversations by using precise academic language and supporting a stance with evidence. Pairs examine models of casual and fortified conversations before crafting their own examples of these two types of responses to the question of whether or not schools should protect kids from cyberbullying.
7th - 10th Language Arts 4 Views 4 Downloads