Objectives of the Project *The main objective of the project was to create awareness amongst students about childhood diabetes • prevention of life long diseases •Motivate them to follow DIET Chart •Retune Exercises •Requested to avoid self medicine •Proper check up for their illness
Curriculum StandardsThis project was intended to allow grade 5 students to understandthe importance of Childhood Diabetes through Child Care.The students will be divided into a teams of 8 students .
Unit Questions Q1. What is diabetes? Q2. What are the symptom of diabetes? Q3. What is the function of insulin? Q4. What are the side effects of diabetes? Q5. What are the dangerous factors of diabetes? Q6. What are the food habits should follow the diabetes? Q7. How many way to diagnose the blood glucose level.
The learning objectives are:*understand the child diabetes (Type1)*To find causes of diabetes and how can we safe ourneighborhood child from diabetes.* To bring awareness about the need of attentionabout antibiotics.* To use food chart and regular exercises.*To organize awareness of increasing child diabetesin school, at home and in the neighborhood
Monthly Report of Group A Survey Child AreaS.no Name Father’s Age Weight Majour Consulted Result of the name weight improved Disease Doctor Child /Losses s Found01 Priya velu 3yrs improved isnopil Dr.selvakumar Amoxlin 8kg given02 Akash murugan 8ys improved cough Dr.selvakumar 17kg03 Abibaya sankar 4yrs improved Type1 Dr.shiyamala Daily 16.4kg diabetes insulin04 vadavelli govindar 7yrs improved cold Dr.selvakumar aj 18kg05 Akash Murugan 8yrs normal normal 20kgs06 Akshitha kannan 5yrs improvem cough Dr.selvakumar 17.5kg ent
Teaching StrategiesCooperative group workUse of ICT to communicate knowledge and understandingUse of thinking toolsOpen ended tasks Grouping StrategiesThe class was divided into a groups of 8 studentseach of mixed gender, ability and skills.
Creativity Art and craft/drawingCommunication Listening, viewing and respondingTeam Work Students worked in groups of mixed gender and abilityCritical thinking Inquiry based research and awareness on Increasing child diabetes in IndiaInitiative Organizing awareness campaign in the school and neighborhood.Problem solving Solving the problem of regular check , self meditation problems.
The project involved thefollowing steps:• Briefing of students•Formation of groups of mixedability•ICT training•Research by students•Survey•Awareness campaign
In the early part of 20th century, nutritional deficiencies and infectious disorders were the most prevalent health problemsof the economically underprivileged an developing countries. It was generally believed that chronic degenerative disorderswere virtually nonexistent.Observation by astute clinicians in the earlier years followedby school surveys by research teams proved that rheumaticdiseases are one of the most common chronic disorders ofchildhood in India. The story of Childhood diabetes is notdifferent either. Many physicians and pediatricians stillbelieve and teach that childhood diabetes is rare. S.ABINAYA U.K.G.,Determinants and clinical profile of childhood diseasesMellitus in India and a lot more work is still needed todayto improve the health care of these children in our country.
The students carried out internet andlibrary research on Child Care (Childhood Diabetes).They collected information on Type1 and Type2Diabetes.They prepared diet chart and child health surveythe surrounding families.
* The project has given an importance of childcare* It has created an awareness about Childhood diabetes.* Food habits changed thru regular observation of our team members.*It reduced the students absentees in class room due to illness.Like fever cold and cough* They learnt Proper consultation about the diseases and treatment.(Educated self medicine dangerousness.)*Parents are understood the importance of Regular exercise*Parents known Seriousness and symptom of disease identified.*The surveying method given very good relation between Parent TeacherAnd students.*New admission of my school improved due to this survey. Because allStudents are healthy and wealthy.