LifeFacts Family Life Series

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“The value and impact of this curriculum is immeasurable!” -Diane Harris

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LifeFacts Family Life social skills activities are especially useful for persons with developmental and learning disabilities.

The LifeFacts Family Life Curriculum Series is a course of study for individuals with special needs on topics relevant to living life more fully, safely, and healthfully.  Each LifeFacts curriculum represents a core body of knowledge indispensible to making competent decisions and taking appropriate actions within a specific life context…from human sexuality and abuse prevention to wellness and money management. Focusing on essential and pragmatic information, the LifeFacts materials are especially useful for persons with developmental and learning disabilities.  Individual programs include Abuse prevention, Smart Trust, AIDS, Managing Emotions, Sexuality, Substance Abuse and Injury & Illness.

Elements of the Life Facts Family Life Series:

1. The heart of each LifeFacts Family Life program is a diagnostic/prescriptive curriculum which uses a sequence of behavioral objectives and lesson plans to prescribe instruction.

2. A collection of teaching pictures is included on DVD in order to present and reinforce lesson content. The teaching pictures are also useful in presentations or in assessment interviews.

3. LifeFacts Family Life also includes student worksheets to follow-up and reinforce learning

4. Pretest/post-test instruments are included to assess student knowledge. Each item is keyed to a lesson for referencing and assessment.

5. Assessment questions are included in order to assess student knowledge, prepare an IEP, etc.

 

 

 


LifeFacts Family Life Series is composed of (7) Programs:

 

LifeFacts:
Sexuality

LifeFacts: Sexuality

This program provides the essential information necessary to teach the facts of intimate human relationships to adolescents and adults with special needs.

LifeFacts:
Aids

LifeFacts: AIDS

This program teaches adolescents and adults with special needs about the dangers of AIDS, how it spreads and how to reduce exposure to the disease.

LifeFacts:
SmartTrust

LifeFacts: Smart Trust

SmartTrust strategies are used to help students avoid being gullible and falling prey to financial, social, physical, and emotional exploitation.

LifeFacts:
Injury & Illness

LifeFacts: Health, Illness and Injury

Teach important lessons about health to adolescents and young adults with learning difficulties who need preparation against the dangers of illnesses and injury.