Lesson: Personal Hygiene
Author: Traci Tuttle
Subject Area: Other
Grade Level: 4 - 6
In following lesson you will be able to answer the following questions. Why is it important to have good hygiene? What are the benefits of having good hygiene?
Students will understand the health and social benefits of good hygiene.
In this lesson you will be exploring the reasons to have good hygiene habits and how to develop them. Begin by reviewing the vocabulary terms you may see in this lesson. Be sure to use the dictionary tool if you find a word you don't know. Start by reviewing the basics of good hygiene and taking the short hygiene quiz.
Directions: Review the hygiene basics site to familiarize yourself with a few of the topics we will be exploring.
Directions: Take this hygiene quiz to assess your prior knowledge on the topic.
lavatory another word for bathroom
hygiene a set of practices to maintain a healthy lifestyle
puberty the body's change into adulthood; includes significant hormonal changes
acne inflammation of the skin caused by build-up of oil and dirt in the pores