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Transitions to Independent Living: Move to Include

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Title:

Transitions to Independent Living: Move to Include

URL:

https://thinktv.pbslearningmedia.org/resource/mti17.transitions.independent.living/transitions-to-independent-living-move-to-include/

Content Source:

PBS
Type: Audio/Video

Overview:

There are options for people with intellectual disabilities to live on their own. Assisted living programs help connect adults to housing in the community and assist them in skill building to promote independence. Cori Piels describes her transition and goals for living on her own. This video can be played during a lesson on promoting independent living and how to demonstrate healthy practices.

Content Standard(s):
Health Education
HE (2019)
Grade: 6
6.4.1) Apply effective verbal and nonverbal communication skills to enhance health.

Examples: praise, high-five, fist bump, thumbs up

a. Demonstrate appropriate nonverbal communication skills someone could use when upset.

Examples: walking away, remaining calm and quiet

Health Education
HE (2019)
Grade: 7
7.7.2) Demonstrate healthy practices and behaviors that will maintain or improve the health of self and others.

Examples: practicing proper use of prescription medications, good nutrition, proper rest, regular exercise; avoiding driver distractions

Health Education
HE (2019)
Grade: 9-12
Health Education
HE.4.4) Demonstrate how to ask for and offer assistance to enhance the health of self and others.

Examples: accessing crisis hotlines for suicide, sexual and physical abuse, and human trafficking; community resource materials

Health Education
HE (2019)
Grade: 10-12
Leaders in Health Advocacy
HA.7.1) Analyze the role of individual responsibility for enhancing health.

Health Education
HE (2019)
Grade: 10-12
Leaders in Health Advocacy
HA.7.2) Demonstrate a variety of healthy practices and behaviors that will maintain or improve the health of self and peers.

Tags: goal setting, inclusion, selfadvocacy
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AccessibilityVideo resources: includes closed captioning or subtitles
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Author: Michelle Frye