Disorders Teacher Resources
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The Psychology of Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder
5 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Fear. Anxiety. Depression. Scholars examine the impacts of Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder. They analyze the causes of PTSD through a short video clip and class discussion, understanding why it exists and what treatment options are...
Nature Deficit Disorder and Urbanization
6th - 8th CCSS: Designed
What is urbanization and green urbanism? What are the benefits of green spaces? Learners can find out by reading informational texts and taking Cornell notes as a class and then individually. Included here are several graphic organizers,...
Toward a New Understanding of Mental Illness
13 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
We know that as a result of early detection and intervention, we are able to make great strides in treating common diseases; however, this is not yet the case in the realm of mental illness. Explore this query with your class and touch...
Trouble in the Hive: Researching the Decimation of Honeybee Colonies
8th - 12th CCSS: Designed
Teach your class about colony collapse disorder and foster discussion about causes and solutions for the honeybee problem. Class members read and discuss an article and participate in one of two detailed activities about pollination and...
Autism and Autism Spectrum Disorders: Disorders Extending Beyond the "Norm"
9th - 12th
Learners develop an understanding of autism by engaging in an inquiry-based discussion. Pupils are exposed to the vast array of defining characteristics of autism spectrum disorders. They create posters about the developmental...
Aphasia: The Disorder That Makes You Lose Your Words
5 mins 7th - 12th
Do you ever have a moment where you can't get the words in your head to come out precisely? Or do you mix up words that sound similar? For some of us, these are simple errors in communicating, but for others, this is called aphasia. View...
Basic Computer Skills for Students with Emotional/Behavior Disorders
4th - 6th
Create journal entries and basic internet searches to show that they know basic computer skills. Children diagnosed with emotional or behavioral disorders demonstrate computer skills such as typing and following directions.