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Health

Safety

08 Aug 2010
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Discuss the different attitudes toward safety in America.
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Sidewalks- buildings/locks/walls
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tarps in store fronts
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driving-pedestrians have the right of way
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signs for safety
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responsibility
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swimming

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Skeleton

08 Aug 2010
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Have the students cut out the different sets of bones and glue them to to proper place on the body. Discuss what the name of each bone is.
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1. Frontal Bone
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2. Breastbone (sternum)
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3. Ribs
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4. Backbone
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5. Ilium
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6. Femur
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7. Shinbone (tibia)
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8. Fibula
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9. Humerous
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10. Radius
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11. Ulna

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Attached worksheet of skeleton, scissors, glue
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Read the newpaper articles to the class and explain what the artilcle is talking about. Ask the students for their opinion on the subject.

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2 newspaper clippings, "Gene therapy offers hope in aging fight", "Cloning success in South Korea"

Illegal Drugs

08 Aug 2010
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- Talk about problems that illegal drugs cause.
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- Who uses them?
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- Why do people use drugs?
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- Who is affected by drugs?

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Diet

08 Aug 2010
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1. Purpose for having diet.
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- health/body concious
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- beauty concious
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2. Discuss how many times do they eat during diet.
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3. What kind of food?
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4. Which food is good or bad during their diet?
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5. Besides food, what are the other things they do during diet?
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- go to fitness center
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- jogging every morning
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- taking diet pills
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- healthy food ( vegetables, fruits, milk, egg, etc?)
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- junk food ( chips, candies, chocolates, etc?)
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6. How much food they can take?
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7. Which food

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Pictures of some different foods

Food Labels

08 Aug 2010
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1. Walk the class through the different section of food at the supermarket.
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2. Talk about what we or our family usually buy when we go there.
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3. Tell why we read the labels and its ingredients of each products before we buy them.
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4. Ask the class if they pay attention to what is on the labels whenthey buy it.
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5. Talk about why American products are so strict about what they put on the labels.
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F.D.A. ( Food and Drugs Administration requires that the manufacture print out
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what is in their products).

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Food labels
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1. Definition
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2. If you can change any body part, what would you change?why? (nose, lipo suction, face, dimples, eyes)
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3. How much does it cost to have that done in Thailand?
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4. Where do most people go to to have them done in America? (LA or NY)
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5. Who has done them that we know of?
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(actors, singers, models)

Materials: 
Newspaper clippings, "Gene therapy offers hope in aging fight", "Cloning success in South Korea"

Muscles

08 Aug 2010
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Muscles are made of protein. To build them you must break them down by lifting a heavy object.
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A diet of high proteins help to build them up together to get bigger and stronger.
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Tell them the muscle after having them guess what muscle is the biggest, smallest, longest, etc.

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1991 Guinness Book of World Records