Lesson plans for dating and relationships
Croydon expanded in the Middle Ages as a market town and a centre for charcoal production, leather tanning and brewing.
The Surrey Iron Railway from Croydon to Wandsworth opened in 1803 and was the world's first public railway.
Croydon is a large town in south London, England, 9.5 miles (15.3 km) south of Charing Cross.
The principal settlement in the London Borough of Croydon, it is one of the largest commercial districts outside Central London, with an extensive shopping district and night-time economy.
The town lies on the line of the Roman road from London to Portslade, and there is some archaeological evidence for small-scale Roman settlement in the area: there may have been a mansio (staging-post) here.
By the late Saxon period Croydon was the hub of an estate belonging to the Archbishops of Canterbury.
Later nineteenth century railway building facilitated Croydon's growth as a commuter town for London.
To view this lesson click here: Source: Advocates for Youth Target Audience: Level IV (adolescence, ages 15 through 18, high school) Topic: Romantic Relationships and Dating Duration of Lesson: 40 to 50 minutes Date Published: Undated Summary: This lesson examines how gender roles affect relationships and explores situations where gender roles and stereotypes might affect teen’s goals, decisions and relationships.
To view this lesson click here Source: ETR Re CAPP Website Target Audience: Developmentally delayed youth, ages 13 to 18; Level III (early adolescence, ages 12 through 15; middle school/junior high school) and IV (adolescence, ages 15 through 18; high school) Duration of Lesson: Three 30 to 45 minute sessions Date Published: 2001 Summary: Intended for moderate to high functioning developmentally delayed youth, this 3 part lesson helps youth identify various types of relationships and describe appropriate ways people in different kinds of relationships relate to each other.