1. Lesson Plan: Who’s in Charge? Peers and Authority Figures

    • Resource ID: 19887
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will identify the positive and negative ways peers can influence others, and demonstrate appropriate responses to authority figures.
  2. Lesson Plan: What’s Next? Future Trends in Family and Community Services

    • Resource ID: 19896
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will research family and community service agencies, organizations, and faith-based services, and identify career options in those areas.  Students will analyze the role socialization plays in human development and behavior.
  3. Lesson Plan: What Happens Before Birth? Prenatal Development

    • Resource ID: 19898
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will describe prenatal health care and the importance on the mother and unborn child.  Student will explore nutritional needs and identify the stages of pregnancy.
  4. Lesson Plan: The Impact of Technology on the Family Life Cycle

    • Resource ID: 19924
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will describe the stages of the family life cycle, and predict the impact of technological advances on families throughout the family life cycle.  Students will then formulate a plan for effective management of technology on families throughout their life-time.
  5. Lesson Plan: Taking It to The Bank

    • Resource ID: 19939
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this lesson, student focuses on consumer practices and responsibilities, money-management processes, decision-making skills, impact of technology, and preparation for human services careers.
  6. Lesson Plan: Stop the Anxiety!

    • Resource ID: 19947
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this lesson, the students will distinguish the differences between the anxiety disorders.
  7. Lesson Plan: End of Course Project Options – Cosmetology I

    • Resource ID: 20148
    • Grade Range: 10, 11
    In this lesson, students will review all TEKS for Cosmetology - I, then research and develop a project proposal and presentation. Student projects and presentations will be based on selected course TEKS.
  8. Lesson Plan: End of Course Project Options - Dollars and Sense

    • Resource ID: 20152
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will review all TEKS for Dollars and Sense, then research and develop a project proposal and presentation. Student projects and presentations will be based on selected course TEKS.
  9. Lesson Plan: Type I Diabetes Investigation

    • Resource ID: 19905
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will outline strategies for prevention, treatment, and management of diet-related diseases such as diabetes, hypertension, childhood obesity, anorexia, and bulimia.
  10. Lesson Plan: To Charge or Not to Charge

    • Resource ID: 19911
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will explain the advantages and disadvantages of credit.
  11. Lesson Plan: The Use of Technology in Counseling and Mental Health

    • Resource ID: 19913
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will summarize the technology methods utilized for meeting the needs of clients.
  12. Lesson Plan: Managing Multiple Roles

    • Resource ID: 20024
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will determine the impact of career and family on family life. Students will analyze management strategies to help assume multiple family roles.
  13. Lesson Plan: Skills for Success in the Workplace

    • Resource ID: 19949
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will  implement appropriate strategies and practices for optimizing the development of preschool children, including those with special needs.
  14. Lesson Plan: Nutrition Principles for a Lifetime of Wellness

    • Resource ID: 20003
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12

    In this lesson, students will classify nutrients and their functions and food sources and compare the nutritive value of various foods.  Students will plan diets based on life cycle, activity level, nutritional needs and portion control. 

  15. Child Guidance

    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary

    Child Guidance is a technical laboratory course that addresses the knowledge and skills related to child growth and guidance equipping students to develop positive relationships with children and effective caregiver skills. Students use these skills to promote the well-being and healthy...

  16. Cosmetology I

    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary

    In Cosmetology I, students coordinate integration of academic, career, and technical knowledge and skills in this laboratory instructional sequence course designed to provide job-specific training for employment in cosmetology careers. Instruction includes sterilization and sanitation procedures...

  17. Cosmetology II

    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary

    In Cosmetology II, students will demonstrate proficiency in academic, technical, and practical knowledge and skills. The content is designed to provide the occupational skills required for licensure. Instruction includes advanced training in professional standards/employability skills; Texas...

  18. Counseling and Mental Health

    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary

    In Counseling and Mental Health, students model the knowledge and skills necessary to pursue a counseling and mental health career through simulated environments. Students are expected to apply knowledge of ethical and legal responsibilities, limitations on their actions and responsibilities,...

  19. Dollars and Sense

    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary

    Dollars and Sense focuses on consumer practices and responsibilities, money-management processes, decision-making skills, impact of technology, and preparation for human services careers.

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  20. Family and Community Services

    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary

    Family and Community Services is a laboratory-based course designed to involve students in realistic and meaningful community-based activities through direct service or service-learning experiences. Students are provided opportunities to interact with and provide services to individuals,...