Explore Personal Care is a complete curriculum that teaches personal hygiene and related skills to transition students. It covers 35 vital personal care activities designed specifically for young women and 31 for young men. They include basics like brushing teeth and taking showers as well as buying clothes, being stylish, and getting along with friends. The student Survival Guide books, one for women, one for men, include relevant vocabulary with definitions provided, enlarged text with symbols, step-by-step illustrated activity sequences, two comprehension quizzes, and instructive photo essays of the activities featuring age appropriate models. Throughout, the student books are heavily illustrated to support struggling readers.
The Introductory Kit includes two Explore Personal Care student books, one for women, one for men; a Teacher’s Manual; Personal Success DVD; 130 Activity Cards with an Activity Card Holder; and a PDF on Win/Mac CD with a Classroom License for printouts.
The Classroom Kit includes 4 women’s Personal Care books and 4 men’s books, 2 Activity Card Holders, plus all other items in the Introductory Kit. Extra student books are also sold separately.
Note that every student book, both women and men’s—and each book in the classroom kits—comes with a set of Activity Cards.