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

Teen Insights

Ethical Communication Game

Today students played an old children’s game- with a bit of a modern twist- to show the importance of ethical communication. This is a variation of “Hot and Cold.” Have three (tough skinned) students leave the classroom. The remainder of the class decides on an […]

“Face Value” Drama, Cliques, Bullying Activity

To order my students for our conflict topics poster show I assigned each student a playing card. The students are not to look at their card, but to tape it to their forehead. They are to treat others according to their “face value.” A “2” […]

Ways We Communicate Journal

I use this journal entry to introduce our unit on Effective Communication. It is a great way for students to brainstorm all of the ways we communicate. It’s your birthday! During the day, several members with you a happy birthday and let you know that […]