To learn about some of the causes of deafness and to have an understanding of how hearing aids work.
You will be able to list some of the causes of deafness and give a brief discription of how hearing aids work.
Links to VELS:
Physical, personal and social learning: health knowledge and promotion. Interdisciplinary learning: reasoning, processing and enquiring.
Old age is not the only cause of hearing loss. You may be born deaf or develop a hearing loss from disease or trauma or experience temporary hearing loss because of a cold.
- Learn about different causes of hearing loss.
- Read pages 138 -139.
- Fill in student survey.