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- Ashley R.
- Levittown, NY
Hygiene Teacher Resources
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Students examine words containing three syllables, the sight word "of," and participate in a hygiene experiment. They break a list of words into three syllables, trace and write the word "of" and write a sentence containing of, and discuss hygiene and conduct an acid experiment involving lemon juice and pennies.
By examining harmful health and hygiene practices, teens will be able to determine what is best for their body. Advertisers for health/hygiene products will also be evaluated for "best interest" criteria. The class will begin by answering a series of questions, in teams or whole group. Following the discussion students will be given a homework worksheet to further evaluate their understanding. This resource could be subjective or viewed as a sensitive area of study.
Students explore personal health by participating in a tooth brushing experiment. In this dental hygiene lesson, students discuss the importance of brushing their teeth regularly to avoid disease. Students utilize boiled eggs and soak them in cola overnight to identify the destruction sugar does to un-brushed teeth.
Students examine articles to find out about the relationship between sanitation and disease. In this sanitation and personal hygiene lesson, students diagram areas for personal hygiene in their homes. Students read articles about health and hygiene and answer critical thinking questions. Students complete an anagram worksheet.
Students identify and describe the importance of maintaining good personal hygiene. Individual students write a paragraph describing their personal hygiene regimen. Products used for personal hygiene are identified. This instructional activity is intended for students acquiring English.
Third graders discuss the importance of personal hygiene and cleanliness. They examine why good oral hygiene is a significant part of maintaining a healthy body. They focus on the need for daily baths, hair care, and teeth cleaning. They keep a personal hygiene checklist.
Fifth graders discuss the importance of proper hygiene. After watching their teacher peel potatoes, they discuss why she was wearing rubber gloves. They demonstrate how to wash their hands properly and why one should never touch someone else's body fluids. To end the lesson, they make graphs using information from the demonstration with the potatoes.