ERIC Number: ED098364
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1972-Sep
Reference Count: N/A
The Years of Uncertainty: Eighth Grade Family Life Education.
Carson, Mary, Ed.; And Others
The family life sex education unit for eighth graders, "The Years of Uncertainty," consists of a series of daily lesson plans that span a 29-day period of one-hour class sessions. Topics covered are: problem solving, knowledge and attitudes, male and female reproductive systems, conception, pregnancy, birth, birth defects, venereal disease, dating, peer group influence, emotions, values clarification, and decision making. Some teaching aids included are a human reproduction vocabulary pretest, a teaching test on syphilis and gonorrhea, a self-image checklist, and a values clarification chart. The resource list includes related books, magazine articles, films, and filmstrips. (EA)
Descriptors: Adolescents, Contraception, Course Content, Course Objectives, Decision Making Skills, Educational Media, Emotional Response, Family Life Education, Grade 8, Junior High Schools, Lesson Plans, Peer Relationship, Problem Solving, Self Concept, Sex Education, Sexuality, Units of Study, Values
Teaching Resource Center, Cedar Rapids Community Schools, 346 Second Avenue, S.W., Cedar Rapids, Iowa 52404 ($5.00)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Cedar Rapids Community School District, IA.
Identifiers - Location: Iowa