ERIC Number: ED350540
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1989
Which of These Teens Has AIDS?
This curriculum focuses on: (1) increasing adolescent students' knowledge of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS) and the Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV); (2) increasing students' knowledge of prevention of HIV infection; (3) developing students' skills in recognizing risk behaviors; (4) developing students' skills in responsible decision making; (5) developing students' skills in resisting pressure to participate in risk behaviors; and (6) encouraging the development of positive peer groups norms for the prevention of HIV infection. An outline for a 3-day secondary school program of HIV education is provided. Day I activities include a pre-test and a videotape. Day II includes a presentation on AIDS, HIV, control of exposure, personalization of susceptibility, risk-reduction strategies, testing, living with HIV, resources, and distribution of a brochure. Day III continues risk reduction strategies on decision making and HIV. Forms and exercises are included. Lesson plans are included on developing awareness of behaviors which place a person at risk for HIV or developing personal control over exposure to HIV; encouraging a sense of personal susceptibility regarding HIV infection; and condom use. (ABL)
Descriptors: Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome, Adolescents, Health Education, Prevention, Secondary Education, Secondary School Students
Planned Parenthood of Austin, 1209 Rosewood Ave., Austin, TX 78702 ($0.35).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Community; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Kentucky Tech Region 5, Elizabethtown.