Health Education II (9-12)
Strand 6: HUMAN DEVELOPMENT (HD) Standard HII.HD.8
2 class periods of 45 minutes each
As teens develop relationships, it is pertinent that they grow an understanding of healthy and unhealthy relationships. This lesson focuses on the basics of relationships and dating violence.
You will play the "teen video" on this page. This video is teens describing true stories about teen dating violence.
Even though this video is geared towards parents, this video is a great resource for teachers as well.
This video gives signs to look for and ways to help prevent teen dating abuse.
This site was developed to help educators gain insight into Teen Dating. It includes visuals, interactivity and other aids for education.
Introduction to Healthy and Unhealthy Teen Relationships
Video “Causing Pain: Real Stories of Dating Abuse and Violence”
i.Ask “how does this list compare to the lists we created?”
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (2006). Appendix A. In Choose Respect (pp. 111-125). Atlanta, GA: CDC.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (2013, September 6). Dating Matters: Understanding Teen Dating Violence Prevention. Retrieved from CDC: http://vetoviolence.cdc.gov/index.php/dating-matters/
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (2014, November 26). Teen Dating Violence. Retrieved from CDC: http://www.cdc.gov/violenceprevention/intimatepartnerviolence/teen_dating_violence.html
Love is Respect. (2008, May 11). A Teen's Guide to Safety Planning. Retrieved from Love is Respect: http://www.loveisrespect.org/pdf/Teen-Safety-Plan.pdf
Love is Respect. (2011, September 7). Help a Friend. Retrieved from Love is Respect: http://www.loveisrespect.org/get-help/help-others/help-a-friend
Utah Domestic Violence Coalition. (2012, July 9). Teen Dating Violence. Retrieved from UDVC: http://udvc.org/children-teens/teen-dating-violence