Presentation on theme: "Sexually Transmitted Diseases/Infections Assignment"— Presentation transcript:
1 Sexually Transmitted Diseases/Infections Assignment Assignment DescriptionYour TaskTo Get StartedWhat must be includedReferencesChecklist for flyer/brochureChecklist for presentationSelf-reflection rubricMr. Stetler
2 Assignment Description Description: You will be working on a group project (3-4 in a group). Each group member should be assigned a job. The following is a list of jobs necessary in order to complete the assignment.Research person - Gather information on the STD/STI and narrow the information down to what is specifically related to the assignment. 2. Computer person - Person familiar and comfortable on working with computers. 3. Creative/Idea person - Person responsible for creating a presentation, responsible for art work, pictures, brochures, etc... 4. Class Activity person- Student responsible for developing a 3-5 minute activity related to your STD/STI to get the class actively involved. Presenter (s)- Should involve the entire group; give actual presentation to the class, make sure all parts are included (10-15 minute presentation).Your Task
3 Your Task Chlamydia Gonorrhea Herpes HPV – Human Papillomavirus Your group will be assigned one STD/STI listed below. You will be given two days in the library to research information on the internet and a hot list will be provided.ChlamydiaGonorrheaHerpesHPV – Human PapillomavirusSyphilisHIV
4 To Get StartedYour creation: After you gather the information, your group must create and present the information to the class. You must provide a copy of the information to the class in either a flyer orbrochure format (other ideas may be approved by the teacher). Your presentation must involve everyone in the group and must include avisual aide (poster, pictures, drawings, power point, etc…) that must beapproved by the teacher. Your presentation may include a summary of information, review, game,or any method approved by the teacher that will get your classmatesinvolved. The presentation must range from minutes in length.
5 What Must be Included You must provide information on the following: Whether the disease is a bacteria or a virus (and what that means)Signs and symptomsHow its transmittedWhich parts of your body it will affectTreatments or cures How to avoid contracting this STD/STITarget age (if provided)Appropriate and approved pictures (close-ups are most effective) Interesting facts/statistics/additional information. How it affects teenagersWhere can you get tested?- (Remember to list all your sources.)
6 ReferencesCenter for Disease Control: Teen Health: Web MD: STD Symptoms: And many more… (please copy the URL for me if you find a good site.)
7 Checklist for Flyer/Brochure Make sure the following questions are answered on your flyer or brochure:Did your group verify if the sexually transmitted disease/infection is a virus or bacteria?Did your group summarize the signs and symptoms of this particular sexually transmitted disease/infection?Did your group illustrate the dangers of acquiring this particular sexually transmitted disease/infection?Did your group recommend what to do if a person finds out that he/she is infected? Where can/should a person be tested for STI’s?Did your group make recommendations to help reduce the chance of acquiring that particular sexually transmitted disease/infection?Did your group justify the information provided through a list of sources?
8 Checklist for Presentation Make sure the following questions are answered in your presentation:Do you have enough copies of your flyer for each student in the class?Is your Visual Aide completed and ready to be used during your presentation?Did your group design an informative presentation communicating the importance of preventing the transmission of your sexually transmitted disease/infection?Did your group develop a creative way to get the class involved in your presentation?Did each group member have a role during the presentation?
9 Self-evaluation rubric Answer the following questions about your assignment by circling Yes or No and by rating your effectiveness on a scale of 1-4 (4 being the best).1. Did your group verify if the sexually transmitted disease/infection is a virus or bacteria?2. Did your group summarize the signs and symptoms of this particular sexually transmitted disease/infection?3. Did your group illustrate the dangers of acquiring this particular sexually transmitted disease/infection?4. Did your group develop a creative activity to get the class involved during your presentation? 5. Did your group make recommendations to help reduce the chance of acquiring that particular sexually transmitted disease/infection?6. How would you evaluate your project?Circle oneCircle oneYes NoYes No
10 All Deadlines met-------------------------------- Informative Group Project: STD/STI’sPeriod: _____A/BDo not write on this pageGroup Members:________________________Learning Target Addressed:Health Problems & Disease PreventionSTD/STI researched: _____________________You will be scored (from 1-4) on how effectively you met the criteria below and demonstrated knowledge and understanding in your assigned disease.All Deadlines metFlyer/BrochureWork/Research HabitsVisual Aide (Power Point/Poster board)----Creative activity: presentationDemonstration of knowledge: presentationImpact and Relevance to TeensComments:Overall Score:______