Students should understand that there are: medicinal, recreational and illegal drugs. They should understand addiction and withdrawal symptoms.
They will do a market place task with a range of drug sheet information.
Student should be able to:
Make an informed judgement about embryo screening by evaluating in detail the economic, social, and ethical issues.
List advantages and disadvantages of embryo screening.
Suggest reasons why embryos might be screened.
For year 8 students, based on competition and adaptation. Students should understand the concepts of competition and adaptation, what animals and plants compete for and why it is important for them to adapt to their environment.