This innovative teaching strategy communicates important aspects regarding sexually transmitted infections, signs and symptoms, knowledge of STI's and ways to avoid an STI including abstinence, mutual monogamy, condoms. Students are given a part of an interactive puzzle involving a key, white glue, rubber ball, foam ball, match, and many other things to act out the signs of a sexually transmitted disease and how to prevention transmission. Each student task card involves a cue to demonstrate, write on the board, toss a ball, hold a stop sign, use a overhead, or another action to communicate to the group about prevention and recognition of STI.
MasterKit includes: 46 laminated task cards, 3 overhead masters, instructions/teaching tips, answer key, list of equipment, 2 large equipment cards, cutouts of key, light bulb picture, and stickers. Equipment to be provided by facilitator/teacher are easy to find items imcluded in most classrooms. This kit has been adopted by several school districts for both middle and high school level. It provides humor, interest, and often students ask to repeat it more than once.