ERIC Number: ED308151
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1989
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Into Adolescence: A Time of Change. A Curriculum for Grades 5-8. Contemporary Health Series.
Golliher, Catherine S.
This book introduces middle school students to the basic facts of human reproduction and explains the physical, emotional, and social aspects of growing into adolescence. Designed with a structured sequence of six lessons and activities, this module includes teacher scripts, reproducible worksheets, and transparency masters. Lessons cover: (1) establishing ground rules for classroom discussion; (2) the three stages of adolescence; (3) the female reproductive system; (4) the male reproductive system; (5) fertilization and conception; and (6) social and emotional changes. (JD)
Descriptors: Adolescents, Birth, Developmental Stages, Emotional Development, Gynecology, Human Body, Intermediate Grades, Interpersonal Attraction, Junior High Schools, Menstruation, Pregnancy, Secondary Education, Sex Education, Social Attitudes
Network Publications/ETR Associates, P.O. Box 1830, Santa Cruz, CA 95061-1830 ($19.95).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
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