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Mate Selection Theories

Time Frame:
1 class period that runs 90 minutes.


Through a power point presentation, class discussion, and class
activities the students will learn about the mate selection theories.

Main Curriculum Tie:
Adult Roles And Responsibilities
Strand 4 Standard 1

Analyze the importance and process of mate selection.



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Background For Teachers:
Teachers need to know the importance of mate selection. They
need to go through the lesson plan material (activities, power
point presentation, and stories) so they feel comfortable in
presenting the material to their students.

Intended Learning Outcomes:
1)Compose own personal list of characteristics, qualities, and
values desired in a marriage partner.
2)Identify and explain the Mate Selection Theory’s.

Instructional Procedures:
Journal, Fannies Dream Book or Video, Video clip from Seven
Brides for Seven Brothers, Activity from Still More Activities that
Teach, BlackBoard discussion website instructions, Mate
Selection Theories Listening Guide, On-line Mate Selection Quiz

Assessment Plan:


Utah Curriculum Guide for Adult Roles and Responsibilities


Created Date :
Apr 30 2004 17:29 PM