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A. You are a hard working parent with four children. B. Saturday night you hit the four million dollar lottery. What role might stress play in the following situations? Your spouse is sick and cannot work. Both your house and car are in need of repair.
How to manage Stress?
Identify the source.
Make choices that control stress.
Coping and relaxing to prevent stress buildup.
Practice good health habits.
II. Time management is the key to stress.
A. How do you manage your time?
Signs of Time Management Problems-
Constantly miss deadlines
Have trouble finding things
Are overwhelmed by demands and details
Try to do several tasks at once
Can’t decide what to do next
The Secrets of Stress Management
Re-channeling your energy break
Relaxing exercise in peaceful surroundings.
People Support--Friends, Family, Church, Teachers, Employees etc.
III. STRESS MATH
A. 75% EXPERIENCE STRESS WHEN TAKING ESSAY TESTS. HOW MANY WOULD THAT BE ?____
B. 25% FACE FOUR STRESSFUL SITUATIONS EACH DAY. HOW MANY SITUATIONS WOULD THAT BE?_________________ 180 240 240 students are in a Health class.
IV. List five sources of stress in your daily schedule and how you handle each. __________________________ __________________________ __________________________ __________________________ __________________________
AH! STRESS YOU CAN’T AVOID IT, BUT YOU CAN HANDLE IT! GOOD LUCK!!!!!!!
TEACHERS PAGE OBJECTIVES: 1. Define stress 2.Understand the types of stress 3. Understand the steps in stress management ACTIVITY: 1. The students will use their journal. 2. The students will apply stress management techniques to their personal life. 3. The students will be asked to apply basic math to one situation. PROCESS: 1.The teacher will click through thirteen slides. 2. Most slides are self-explanatory or answers are given. However, there are two slides which allow the students to apply the stress management techniques to their personal lives. 3. The teacher should preview the lesson prior to presenting it to the class.
Journal Outline I. Some people can handle stress and some cannot. List five reasons for this phenomenon. II. How do you manage your time? School--Family--Friends--Work III. Stress-Math A.____________ B._____________ IV. List five sources of stress in your daily schedule and explain how you handle each.