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  1. 1. What is the cause of Down Syndrome? Omar Hraky D Block November 28, 2011
  2. 2. <ul><li>&quot;Having Down syndrome is like being born normal. I am just like you and you are just like me. We are all born in different ways, that is the way I can describe it. I have a normal life.”- Chris Burke </li></ul><ul><li>There is no treatment for Down Syndrome </li></ul>Introduction
  3. 3. <ul><li>Extra Chromosomes-47 </li></ul><ul><li>Occurs when there is an extra copy of chromosome 21 </li></ul><ul><li>The chromosome is called Trisomy 21 </li></ul><ul><li>Causes problems with development of body and brain </li></ul><ul><li>Normal child outgrows </li></ul>What problem with the chromosomes causes Down Syndrome?
  4. 4. <ul><li>Down syndrome is a genetic condition in which a person has 47 chromosomes instead of the usual 46. </li></ul><ul><li>Down syndrome is the most common cause of mental retardation and malformation in a newborn. It occurs because of the presence of an extra chromosome. </li></ul>What is Down Syndrome?
  5. 5. <ul><li>Survival rate increasing </li></ul><ul><li>93% survive the first year </li></ul><ul><li>90% survive the first 10 years </li></ul><ul><li>Live usually until 60 years old </li></ul>What is the Life Expectancy?
  6. 6. <ul><li>Race </li></ul><ul><li>Presence of heart defects </li></ul><ul><li>Low birth weight </li></ul><ul><li>Need intense medical, finiacial and social support </li></ul><ul><li>Obesity </li></ul><ul><li>Weakness of back bones </li></ul>What factors affect the survival rate?
  7. 7. <ul><li>Small ears, small mouth, and flattened nose </li></ul><ul><li>Wide, short hands with short fingers </li></ul><ul><li>Single crease at the palm of hand </li></ul><ul><li>Slow birth rate </li></ul>What are some risk factors?
  8. 8. <ul><li>Special education teachers help kids with disorders, such as down syndrome </li></ul><ul><ul><li>-Median annual wages are between $40,480-$63,500 </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Recent trends in special education include the use of technology to provide essential supports so students with disabilities can access, participate in, and demonstrate progress in the general education standards-based curriculum </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Held 473,000 jobs in 2008 </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Counselors, Social workers, and </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Occupational Therapists </li></ul></ul>Special eduction teacher
  9. 9. <ul><li>I will go to River Hill High School </li></ul><ul><li>I researched the Marketing academy because the students investigate and analyze current marketing trends and campaigns. </li></ul>High School Career academies
  10. 10. <ul><li>University of Maryland is located at College Park, MD on Marie Mount Hall </li></ul><ul><li>Tuition: resident-$22,433, non-resident-39,804 </li></ul><ul><li>Program requirement is to have the Educational Specialist Instruction Credential </li></ul><ul><li>11,729 people go to UMD. </li></ul>University of Maryland
  11. 11. <ul><li>Extra Community Service I have done were that I picked up liter on the streets, and I held the Car Wash </li></ul><ul><li>I did this extra community service because I want to help the world and the people become better. </li></ul>Community Service
  12. 12. <ul><li>My prior job experience was that I worked at Kendal’s Hardware Store. I also, worked at Subway at the River Hill Village Center. </li></ul>Prior Job Experience (name jobs you could have done)
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  14. 14. <ul><li>Pictures-google </li></ul>Citing