Monthly Archives: October 2013

Intro to Nutrition – Lesson Two

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Intro to Nutrition Unit

The lesson on Monday and Tues (Oct 28 & 29) began with students watching an Animaniac song called “Be Careful What You Eat“. Students then responded in writing to three prompts relating the topic of nutrients. Ms. Lockwood introduced the Six Basic … Continue reading

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Playing the Brain Game

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Mental Illness Wrap Up

On Thursday and Friday (Oct 17-18), we wrapped up the mental illness unit with the following activities: 1. Each student commented on two other students’ 2nd blog post for the Mental Disorder Project. Please follow these GUIDELINES for making comments on … Continue reading

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Lesson 2 on Depression

Class on  Tuesday and Wednesday (Oct 15 & 16) began with an activity called the “Roll of the Die for Depression“. The objective is for students to recognize the many different risk factors that can increase the chance that a … Continue reading

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Lesson 1 on Depression

The lesson for class on Weds and Thurs (Oct 9 & 10) started with students watching the music video “Hold On” by Good Charlotte, followed by students working in pairs to brainstorm events that might cause a person to feel sad. … Continue reading

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Mental Illness & 3D Brain App

On Monday and Tuesday (Oct 7 & 8) students continued to develop an appreciation for the complexity of mental illness and behavioral disorders in terms of causes, realities, treatments, and recognizing the challenge of stigma. Students began with an ACTIVITY that illustrates … Continue reading

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Novel Project Introduction

On Thursday and Friday (Oct 3 & 4) class began with a breathing/relaxation exercise followed by a vocabulary QUIZ. Ms. Lockwood then went over the novel/memoir Project Instructions and expectations. Ms. Lockwood shared the information/PERMISSION FORM that a parent/guardian needs to sign. … Continue reading

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