Grade 8 Health with Mrs. Schnarr - STI Assignment

Grade 8 Healthy Growth and Development – STI Assignment

Curriculum Expectations: We Are Learning To...

  • identify symptoms, methods of transmission, prevention, and high-risk behaviours related to common STDs, HIV, and AIDS;
  • explain the importance of abstinence as a positive choice for adolescents;

Step 1: Research

Step 2: Present your information in a method of your choice.... Power Point, Brochure, Poster, Drama Presentation, Mock Interview, Video, etc.

Please speak to Mrs. Schnarr prior to planning.

You will have 3 class periods to research and prepare. Presentations will begin on Thursday May 7th.

Include findings on:

A) What is it? (Description of STI)

B) How you get it? (Transmission and High Risk Behaviours)

C) How do you know you have it? (Symptoms)

D) Testing and Treatment options

E) Prevention

  • Chlamydia
  • Gonorrhea
  • HPV
  • Hepatitis B
  • Herpes
  • HIV
  • Comment Stream