Teen Pregnancy Samantha Trapp 9th Grade
Importance of Teaching Preventable Pregnancy to Students • Many students have their first sex education talk in school, so as educators, we should teach students the importance of protection from pregnancy and what to expect from life changes, to parenting strategies when preparing for pregnancy.
Real Care Babies • Care 24/ day, 7 days/ week • Requires burping, feeding, rocking, or changing • ID to keep track of caregiver • Detailed assessment of caregiver after trail
Real Care Babies • Cost: $299 • Can be purchased at: http://www.ebay.com/itm/Baby-Boy-1995-Baby-Think-Over-Doll-20-Long-NICE-/221216436200?pt=US_Dolls_Bears_Toys&hash=item338186efe8 • Use/Value: Students get hand on involvement. • Use/ Value: Real life situation encourages decision making.
Real Care Curriculum • 3 programs • Infant Care Curriculum teaches infant training • Healthy Choices discusses pregnancy prevention • Parenting Curriculum teaches parenting styles, and cost
Real Care Curriculum • Cost: $199. • Can be purchased at: http://store.realityworks.com/products/realcare-curriculum • Use/ Value: Comes with worksheets, PowerPoints, and activities. • Use/ Value: Covers all basics of parenting and pregnancy.
Pregnancy Prevention • Discussing the use of condoms and oral contraception. • Preventative supplies to decrease risk of pregnancy. • Teaches students about effectiveness. • Teaches students the proper use.
Preventable Solutions • Cost: Condoms- $10.49/ 10 pack Oral Contraceptive- $15- $50/ month • Can be purchased at: http://www.undercovercondoms.com/Condoms/Trojan/6318/Trojan-Charged-Orgasmic-Pleasure.html (condoms) http://www.plannedparenthood.org/health-center/ (oral contraceptives) • Use/ Value: Teaches students many options. • Use/ Value: Shows students what they would be using, and how to correctly use it.
Developing Teen Parenting Skills DVD • Teaches students important skills. • Demonstrates full life involvement. • Teaches students parenting strategies. • Finding a helpful support system.
Developing Teen Parenting Skills DVD • Cost: $79.95 • Can be purchased at: https://www.evndirect.com/shopping/product_details.php?id=1785 • Use/ Value: Introduces responsibility, and major changes in life.
Childbirth Model Set • Shows the body parts involved in pregnancy. • Demonstrates how birth happens. • Gives students a visual of what to expect in pregnancy. • Includes: placenta, perineum, pelvis, and fetal doll.
Childbirth Model Set • Cost: $190.05 • Can be purchased at: http://www.childbirthgraphics.com/index.php/shop-by-subject/labor-and-birth/childbirth-model-set.html • Use/ Value: Demonstrates real life involvement. • Use/ Value: Students have an understanding of body parts involved.
Closure • Students should be properly informed on the effects pregnancy will have on their lives. Educators should give students the knowledge to practice safe sex, and understand what will happen during pregnancy. Sexual intercourse is a personal decision and should be made with full understanding of the outcomes from sexual intercourse. • Total cost: $792.95