Innovative Tools for Health Education: Making Inexpensive Props, Visuals, and Manipulatives

Innovative Tools for Health Education: Making Inexpensive Props, Visuals, and Manipulatives

By: Marilyn Grechus (author)Paperback

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Bring creativity, freshness and activity to your health lessons. This handy book shows how to make inexpensive and easy props for your class. The 30 step-by-step projects ensure your lessons are meaningful and memorable and with photos to help you along the way it couldn't be easier! "Innovative tools for Health Education" will provide you with creative ideas to cover many key health topics. If budget crunches have you down, this book will bring you back up!

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About Author

Marilyn Grechus, PhD, is a professor of health education at the University of Central Missouri in Warrensburg, Missouri. She has taught health methods courses since 1992 and has presented on related topics at the state, district and national levels. She has received two Excellence in Teaching awards, one from the University of Central Missouri and the other from the National Society of Leadership & Success. In 2003 she received the Robert M. Taylor award for professional service from the Missouri Association of Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance (MOAHPERD). MOAHPERD also named her University Health Educator of the Year in 2007.


Chapter 1. Portable First Aid Kit; Chapter 2. Stethoscope; Chapter 3. Puppets; Chapter 4. Beanbags; Chapter 5. Health Balls; Chapter 6. Stress Balls; Chapter 7. Germs Under the Black Light; Chapter 8. Alcohol Goggles; Chapter 9. DUI Game Kit; Chapter 10. Bottles With Impact.

Product Details

  • publication date: 03/06/2010
  • ISBN13: 9780736089852
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 72
  • ID: 9780736089852
  • weight: 91
  • ISBN10: 0736089853

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