Unit 3 A healthy life Using language
HIV/AIDS: Are you at risk?
HIV/ AIDS : ARE YOU AT RISK?
Learning aims: 1.To learn basic information about what HIV/AIDS is. 2.
How it is contacted and how to protect oneself from getting the disease. 3. Your attitude towards AIDS and AIDS patients.
Are you at risk?
Q1. Does HIV only affect gay people? A. yes B. No Q2. Which region has most people living with HIV/ AIDS? A.Africa B. Europe C. USA D. Asia Q3. Which people can’t be infected with HIV? A.Married man B. girls C. children D. no one Q4. Men get AIDS more easily than women.
Q5. It is very likely that you will die if you develop AIDS.
Step 1:Warming up
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World AIDS Day:
Step2: While reading
Read text and divide the text into three parts ? Part1. What is AIDS and the spreading ways (Para.__?__) 1-2 ? Part2 Measures to stop it spreading (Para.__?__) 3-4 ? Part3 Some misunderstandings 5 (Para.__?__)
Part1.AIDS and the spreading ways ? 1. What’s a virus? What can it cause? ? 2. How does HIV affect people’s health? ? 3. What is the difference between AIDS and HIV? ? 4.How does HIV transmit among people? ? 5. Is there a cure for AIDS and HIV at the moment?
1.What’s a virus? What can it cause?
A virus is a very small living thing. It can cause disease. A virus is a very small living thing
that can cause disease.
2. How does HIV affect people’s health?
weakens a person’s immune system and eventually it damages the immune system so much that the body can no longer fight disease.
3. What is the difference between AIDS and HIV?
? HIV is a virus. ? AIDS is the stage of the
illness caused by HIV.
HIV is a virus, while AIDS is the stage of the illness caused by HIV.
4.How is HIV spread among people?
HIV is spread through blood or sexual fluid.
5. Is there a cure for AIDS and HIV at the moment? incurable
How to stop the deadly disease
Part2. Measures to stop it spreading
1. Do not share needle with anyone else. 2. Condom
Can the AIDS virus transmitted via the following routes?
F 1. Only bad people get AIDS. F 2. I can become infected with HIV by swimming in a pool, holding hands or
kissing someone with HIV. T 3. HIV is spread through blood or sexual fluid.
F4. People who have not injected drugs
do not need to get tested for HIV. F5. If I had HIV, I would know because I would feel sick.
Step3: After reading
Translate the following 5 sentences
In order not to get infected with
AIDS, we should keep away from ________. drugs
We should show the AIDS patients our love and warm instead of looking down upon/on them.
each Let’s help
in other and live
Every year, many people die of
Practice 5.艾滋病是一种无法医治的病，其是由 病毒引起的，可以传染。
AIDS, an incurable disease, which caused by a virus, is infectious .
Put the 5 sentences into a good order
1.In order not to get infected with AIDS, we should keep away from drugs. 2.We should show AIDS patients our love and warm instead of looking down on/upon them. 3.Let’s help each other and live in peace. 4.Every year, many people die of AIDS. 5.AIDS, an incurable disease, which is caused by a virus, is infectious . 5 4 1 2 3