Classroom Resources

7 Habits of Highly Effective Teens Book Report

I have my students read the 7 Habits of Highly Effective Teens Book on their own throughout the semester. They have to complete a container project about the book and write a summary. It is a great way to add reading into my class because I don't have a textbook for my class. Here is… Continue reading 7 Habits of Highly Effective Teens Book Report

Classroom Resources

Classroom Tour

I teach Junior High and High School in two career pathways (Family and Community Services and Early Childhood Development and Services) and I am the adviser for FCCLA. We are a small rural town with about 80 students in our high school. Courses I teach include: 7th grade FCS, 8th grade FCS, Family Studies, Human… Continue reading Classroom Tour

Nutrition and Wellness, Resources and Links, What's happening in FCS?

Fat, Sick and Nearly Dead

As part of my nutrition and wellness class, we are learning about and discussing fad diets. A few months ago, I had a former student give a presentation on juicing. She had done a 10 day juice cleanse for a project and needed to present her information to another group. It was a great opportunity… Continue reading Fat, Sick and Nearly Dead