ERIC Number: EJ670804
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2003
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"Watch Your Mouth!" Teaching Oral Health and Aging in the Reading Classroom.
Pruski, Linda A.; Blalock, Cheryl L.; Plaetke, Rosemarie; Murphy, Douglas L.; Marshall, Carolyn E.; Lichtenstein, Michael J.
Educational Gerontology, v29 n6 p551-64 Jun-Jul 2003
A middle school positive aging curriculum included an oral health unit integrated into reading classes and correlated with state and national standards. Pre/posttest results from 68 eighth graders indicated that health materials were easily incorporated into the standards-based curriculum and knowledge scores improved. (Contains 22 references.) (SK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Identifiers - Location: Texas