ERIC Number: ED254086
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1984-Aug-17
Reference Count: 0
Senior High Health Supplement for Laotian Students. English/Laotian.
A volume of materials for limited English-speaking native Lao-speaking students designed to supplement a high school health education course contains a series of chapters in English, with each page faced by a translation in Lao. The topics covered include a holistic approach to health and wellness, interpersonal relations, emotions, stress, suicide, the American conception of death and funerals, the family unit, family violence, rape and acquaintance rape, chemical substances and their pharmacological effects, alcohol and its effects, human sexuality, the reproductive system, menstruation, conception and fetal development, the birth process, birth defects, premarital pregnancy, sexual variations, and sexually transmitted diseases. A brief bibliography is included. (MSE)
Descriptors: Alcohol Education, Cultural Context, Drug Education, Health Education, Health Materials, High Schools, Holistic Approach, Hygiene, Immigrants, Instructional Materials, Interpersonal Communication, Interpersonal Competence, Limited English Speaking, Mental Health, Physical Health, Sex Education
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Multilingual/Bilingual Materials
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Students; Teachers
Sponsor: Office of Bilingual Education and Minority Languages Affairs (ED), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Rochester Public Schools, MN.
Note: Translated by Mar Lee and Boonthy Thammavongsa. Some pages have small or faint print.