Steroids and Performance-enhancing Drugs Teacher Resources
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Steroids: The Hard Truth
High schoolers view a PBS "In the Mix" video about the use of steroids. They identify health risks, consider the emotional consequences of drug abuse and discuss the legal ramifications. They also research a variety of nutritional supplements.
9th - 12th Health 14 Views 43 Downloads
Baseball's Steroid Test Program: Fair or Foul?
Students examine the issue of performance enhancing drugs. In this health journalism lesson, students read the USA Today article titled "Baseball's Steroid Test Program: Fair or Foul?", respond to discussion questions regarding the article, and complete an activity based on the content of the article.
7th - 12th Language Arts 29 Views 32 Downloads
Performance Enhancing Drugs
There is science behind the adage, "Cheaters never prosper!" Biochemistry or physical education classes find out how steroids, blood doping, and other performance-enhancing methods claim to work, and how unreliable and even dangerous they are.
9 mins 9th - 12th Science 4 Views 3 Downloads
That's Dope - Part 1
Students investigate drugs in sports. In this performance enhancing drugs lesson, students discuss the uses for steroids in medicine and sports. Students utilize the web to play a steroid related game, view media clips of their favorite clean athletes and read a story about an athlete who used steroids.
9th - 12th Visual & Performing Arts 8 Views 41 Downloads
Titled "Macromolecules," this instructional activity does not cover carbohydrates. However, it is a worthy quest to uncover the properties of lipids and proteins. Biology pupils write short answers to detailed questions about the structure and function of each.
9th - 12th Science 20 Views 99 Downloads
Endocrine System - Hormones
Use this attractive PowerPoint to introduce all the hormones and their functions to your students. As students view each slide, they should be able to see the relevance of many of the chemicals and their interaction with the human body. Goiter, the female reproductive cycle, metabolism, and temperature are covered on the detailed, labeled slides.
10th - 12th Science 3 Views 55 Downloads
Endocrine System: Hormones
The many images and labeled diagrams in this PowerPoint will help learners understand different areas of the endocrine system. The slide show starts with information about the absorption of lipid and protein based hormones, and then shows cycles of how hormones affect our body and maintain homeostasis.
9th - 12th Science 18 Views 120 Downloads
The Case for Space
Students consider prior knowledge about gravity and flight and learn the physics of the two. They examine the appeal of working for NASA by reading and discussing the article "To Lure Students to Space Careers, A Taste of Flight." They develop and pitch marketing strategies promoting careers in aerospace to young people.
6th - 12th Science 3 Views 19 Downloads
Chemistry 116 Exam 1, Spring 2009
This five-page exam was designed for a biochemistry and organic chemistry course. It covers the molecular geometry and properties of organic comounds. Test takers identify compounds, functional groups, and isomers. They draw Lewis structures and the products of chemical reactions.
Higher Ed Science 3 Views 6 Downloads
Biomoleucle Unit Review
Biochemistry scholars will be well prepared for an exam on biomolecules after completing this concise assignment! There are 75 short-answer questions about the chemical makeup, functions, and relationships between organic molecules. Learners will address carbohydrates, lipids, proteins, nucleic acids, and enzymes.
9th - 12th Science 25 Views 90 Downloads
What damage can steroids do to your body
Student analyze the dangers of using steroids and the effects they can have on your body. They create a pamphlet to inform students and parents about steroid abuse. They can publish the pamphlets for the school community and surrounding neighborhood centers.
9th - 12th Health 3 Views 2 Downloads