Activities about dating violence
Download the “Dating Abuse Affects 1 in 3″ poster here, the “Love Should Be Fun & Exciting” poster here and the orange and pink LOVE posters here."The New Normal" Series Discussion Guide For grades 7-12. This guide includes materials for "Living With Change," "Get The News? This lesson is a fun, creative, and practical way to help students identify situations and practice refusal skills when it comes to issues dealing with sexuality." and "Dealing With Differences," with profiles of teens featured in the program, activities that promote research and reflection, and suggestions for helping students develop media literacy, coping, and decision-making skills. "Best Birthday Present Ever" Lesson Plan For grades 7-9.Students complete a crossword puzzle of smoking facts by finding answers online, then use the information to plan a schoolwide smoking information campaign. Students investigate the coaching of their favorite sport through research, live or video viewing, and in-person interviews, then "coach" the rest of the class on the sport's essential skills.
The lesson culminates in a discussion of why sports activity should be an important part of teens' lives. Designed to be used in a classroom or youth group setting, this activity heightens youth's awareness of physical activity and sports in the movies and on television, while also encouraging to become critical movie and TV viewers.
Students will gather basic facts about tobacco addiction and advertising, then use them to compose a letter to someone they love, asking them to kick the habit.