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Group Study Guides

June 5, 2012

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Group Study Guides

The final exam in Cardio/Health will take place on Wednesday and Thursday and will cover the first 5 units of the term.  There’s a lot for students to review in order to be well prepared for the test.  In class yesterday, I followed Mrs. Bailey’s lead and split the students into 6 groups.  Each groups […]

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Cigarette Advertising – A Brief History

April 18, 2012

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Cigarette Advertising – A Brief History

In June of 2009, Time Magazine published an article that outlined the history of cigarette advertising in the U.S starting in 1979 when the Lorillard Tobacco Company promoted their snuff in a local New York newspaper.  The article includes shocking several images of what have been called “classing cigarette ads.”  These cigarette ads featured endorsements from dentists, doctors, babies (yes, babies […]

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Weight For It Reading Stations

March 20, 2012

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Weight For It Reading Stations

We’re nearing the end of our nutrition unit in Cardio/Health.  I wanted to introduce the students to the material from a section of the textbook but I wanted to do it in a way that was fun and memorable for them.  Instead of a PowerPoint presentation or simply having them read on their own, I […]

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