ERIC Number: ED307771
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1988
Reference Count: N/A
Preventing Fetal Alcohol Syndrome and Other Alcohol-Related Birth Defects: Teacher's Manual and Student Text. High School Edition.
Howard, Elizabeth; And Others
This teacher's manual presents lesson plans for a high-school instructional unit on Fetal Alcohol Syndrome and its less severe manifestations, Alcohol-Related Birth Defects. The lessons cover alcohol's effects during pregnancy, the history of concern about alcohol's effects, consequences of alcohol use in pregnancy, lifestyle risk reduction, and prevention activities. For each of the lessons, objectives are listed and procedures for preparing, presenting, and extending the lessons are offered. Duplication masters are offered for: the related student text, worksheets, evaluations, and transparencies on maternal/fetal blood alcohol concentration and on microcephaly. Teaching tips are offered for incorporating class discussions, role play, and composition into the unit. The 19-page student text covers the subject matter, focuses on lifestyle risk reduction, and includes summary sheets. (JDD)
Descriptors: Alcohol Abuse, Alcohol Education, Congenital Impairments, Drinking, High Risk Persons, High Schools, Lesson Plans, Life Style, Pregnancy, Prevention, Special Health Problems, Teaching Methods
Association for Retarded Citizens of the United States, 2501 Avenue J, P.O. Box 6109, Arlington, TX 76005 ($5.00).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Students; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Association for Retarded Citizens, Arlington, TX.