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PTSD

Health Matters

Int – Adv

Teens & Adults

Grades 9–12

In this lesson, students learn seven facts about post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). They practice related vocabulary, learn to differentiate symptoms from traumatic events and interventions, and discuss the stigma surrounding mental health issues.

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Vocabulary
  • triggering
  • assault
  • trauma
  • symptom
  • flashback
  • exacerbate
  • interfere
  • susceptible
  • cling
  • intervention
PDF Content
  • warm-up
  • vocabulary preview
  • reading
  • comprehension
  • vocabulary review
  • discussion
  • critical thinking
Task Content
  • Quote(Reference)
  • Warm-Up(Reference)
  • Defining PTSD(Multiple-Choice)
  • Vocabulary Preview A(Matching)
  • Vocabulary Preview B(Matching)
  • Read & Listen(Reference)
  • Note(Reference)
  • Comprehension(True or False)
  • Parts of Speech(Type in the Blanks)
  • Write a Sentence(Open-Ended Questions)
  • Complete the Sentences(Type in the Blanks)
  • Choose the Category(Multiple-Choice)
  • Discussion(Reference)
  • Critical Thinking(Reference)
  • Speaking(Speaking Task)