Teacher of Family and Consumer Sciences and Health to Middle- and High-School Students

Developmental Theories

A Fun (No, Really!) Way to Discuss the Five Stages of Grief

We’ve been discussing Erikson’s Stages of Development and I think Integrity vs. Despair is a great time to discuss the Five Stages of Grief. Although it’s an important topic, the grieving process is not especially a fun one.┬áIt can be especially raw for some students. […]

Illustrating Maslow’s Hierarchy of Needs with “If You Really Knew Me” Episode | Video Worksheet | Anti-Bullying Curriculum

On a Family and Consumer Sciences Teachers Facebook group, someone suggested showing an episode of If You Really Knew Me to illustrate Maslow’s Hierarchy of Needs. I added an introductory video and created a worksheet to accompany the episode. I hope these materials are helpful […]