Wednesday, Dec. 2, 2015
UNIT: HEALTH CARE
TOPIC: BACKGROUND TO ISSUE
1. I will be able to identify and explain the high costs of U.S. health care
2. I will be able to explain how the lack of health insurance impacts individuals and society
STUDENT OUTCOME:1. I will be able to identify and explain the high costs of U.S. health care
Come to discussions prepared, having read and researched material understudy; explicitly draw on that preparation by referring to evidence from texts and other research on the topic or issue to stimulate a thoughtful, well reasoned exchange of ideas.
1. Discuss the video, Sick Around America and complete the guide: separate Moodle page
2. Complete an overview of evidence that the U.S. faces a health care crisis: see separate page and complete
3. If you complete the work above consider the short article on the cost of smoking being sure to look at the comments. I would like to integrate this discussion into the larger unit.