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  • Health Course Description:

    This course is designed to help students examine their lifestyles, select goals, and make plans to achieve and maintain optimum health.  The course focuses on choosing behaviors, which help prevent illness and accidents, promote health for ones’ self and others, and improve the quality of the environment.  The course promotes responsible decision-making and provides students with life management skills they can use for the rest of their lives.
     

    Class Schedule

    2/2/17: Unit 4 Test, Read Ch. 3 Lessons 1 and 2, Pg. 71 #'1-5, Pg. 77 #'s 1-7 and 7
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
    8/3-4: Course Syllabus, Class Bingo, The Importance of Nutrition
     
    8/5-8: Nutrients, Nutrition Labels, Act. 10.2-10.3, Super Size Me 
     
    8/9: Nutrition Labels and Food Labels, Super Size Me, Ch. 10 Assessment
      
    8/11: Ch. 10 Notes Quiz, Maintaining a Healthy Weight, Pg. 296 #'s 1-6 
     
    8/15: Body Image and Eating Disorders, Lifelong Nutrition, Ch. 11 Assessment 
     
    8/17: Ch. 11 Notes Quiz, Diet and Exercise Lab 
     
    8/19: Benefits of Physical Fitness, Improving Your Fitness, Finish Diet and Exercise Lab 
     
    8/23: Personal Activity Program, Fitness Safety and Avoiding Injuries, Ch. 12.2-12.3 Foldable 
     
    8/25: Ch. 12 Notes Quiz, Unit 4 Review, Ch. 12 Assessment, Unit 4 Study Guide 
     
    8/29: Unit 4 Test, Developing Self Esteem, Act. 3.1
     
    8/31: Developing Personal Identity and Character, Pg. 77 #'s 1-5 and 7, Unit 4 Test Corrections 
     
    9/2: 3.2-3.2 Foldable, Expressing Your Emotions in Healthful Ways 
     
    9/9: Managing Stress, What about Bob? Essay 
     
    9/13: Coping with Loss and Grief, Dealing with Anxiety and Depression, Act. 4.2-4.3 
     
    9/15: Ch. 4 Notes Quiz, Mental Disorders, Suicide Prevention, WB 63, 64, 67, and 68
     
    9/19: Getting Help, Unit 2 Review Game, Ch. 5 Assessment, Unit 2 Study Guide 
     
    9/21: Unit 2 Test 
     
    9/23: The Role of Medicines, Unit 2 Test Corrections 
     
    10/17: Counting Costs, Deaths Per Year, Ch. 19-20 Review 
     
    10/19: 20.1-20.2 Alcohol Notes, Ch. 21 Foldable
     
    10/21: The Impact of Alcohol Abuse, Developing Alcoholism, Ch. 21 Assessment 
     
    10/25: Ch. 21 Notes Quiz, Health Risks of Drug Use, Drug Brochure Assignment 
     
    10/27: Marijuana, Inhalants, and Steroids, Psychoactive Drugs, Drug Brochure 
     
    11/2: Ch. 22 Notes Quiz, Unit 8 Review, Ch. 22 Assessment, Unit 8 Study Guide, Test Next Class
     
    11/4: Unit 7 Test 
     
    11/8: Ch. 23.1-23.2 Notes, Test Corrections, WB Pgs. 299, 300, 302
     
    11/10: Fighting Communicable Diseases, Emerging Diseases and Pandemics, Osmosis Jones 
     
    11/15: Ch. 23 Assessment, STD's, Osmosis Jones
     
    11/17: Ch. 23 Notes Quiz, Preventing and Treating STD's, STD Worksheet 
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
    8/12-13: Ch. 11 Notes Quiz, Benefits of Physical Activity, Pg. 323 #'s 1-7 
     
    8/14-17: Diet and Exercise Lab 
     
    8/18-19: Ch. 12.2-12.3 Notes, Act. 12.2-12.3, Nutrition Video 
     
    8/20-21: Ch. 12.4 Notes, Review Game, Unit 4 Study Guide, Ch. 12 Assessment 
     
    8/24-25: Unit 4 Test, Read Ch. 3 Lessons 1 and 2, Pg. 71 and 77 #'s 1-5 
     
    8/26-27: Unit 4 Test Corrections, Food Inc.
     
    8/28-31: Ch. 3.1-3.2 Notes, Act. 3,1-3.2 
     
    9/1-2: Ch. 3.3-4.1 Notes, Ch. 3 Assessment 
     
    9/3-4: Ch. 3 Notes Quiz, Ch. 4 Lesson 2-3 Notes, Act, 4.2-4.3 
     
    9/8-9 Ch. 4 Assessment, Dealing with Anxiety and Depression, Pg. 117 #'s 1-5-7 
     
    9/10-11: Ch. 4 Notes Quiz, Ch. 5.2 Notes, What About Bob? Summary
     
    9/14-15: Suicide Prevention, Getting Help (Notes), Act. 5.2-5.4 
     
    9/16-17: Ch. 5 Notes Quiz, Unit 2 Review, Unit 2 Study Guide
     
    9/18-21: Unit 2 Test, Thin 
     
    9/22-23: The Role of Medicines, Using Medicines Safely, Act. 19.1-19.2, Test Corrections 
     
    Quarter 2:
     
    10/12-13: Ch. 20.1-20.2 Notes, The Risks of Tobacco Use, Pg. 547 #'s 1-6 and Pg. 552 #'s 1-7
     
    10/14-15: Ch. 20.3 Notes, Ch. 4 Assessment, Start Ch. 21 Notes 
     
    10/16-19: Ch. 20 Notes Quiz, Choosing to Live Alcohol Free, "Meth Addict"
     
    10/20-21: Ch. 21.3 Notes, Ch. 21 Assessment, Drug Posters and Presentations 
     
    10/22-23: Ch. 21 Notes Quiz, Health Risks of Drug Use, Begin Drug Brochure 
     
    10/24-27: Marijuana, Inhalants, Steroids, Drug Brochure Activity
     
    10/28-29: Psychoactive Drugs, Living Drug Free, Ch. 23 Assessment, Unit 7 Study Guide
     
    10/30-11/2: Unit 7 Test 
     
    11/3-4: Unit 7 Test Corrections 
     
    11/5-6: Communicable Diseases (Ch. 23 Lessons 1 and 2), Ch. 23 Foldable 
     
    11/9-10: Notes on Fighting Communicable Diseases and Pandemics, W.B. Pgs. 305, 306, 308, 309 
     
    11/12-13: Ch. 24.1 Foldable
     
    11/16-17: Ch. 24.2-24.3 Notes, Pg. 668 and 673 #'s 1-5
     
    11/18-19: Preventing and Treating STD's (Ch. 24.4), Ch. 24 Assessment 
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
    8/11-12: Body Image and Eating Disorders, Lifelong Nutrition, Act. 11.2-11.3
     
    8/13-14: Ch. 11 Notes Quiz, Ch. 11 Assessment, Benefits of Physical Activity, Pg. 323 #'s 1-5 
     
    8/15-18: Diet and Exercise Lab
     
    8/19-20: Ch. 12.2-12.3 Foldable Project 
     
    8/21-22: Fitness Safety, Unit 4 Review, Unit 4 Study Guide, Test Next Class 
     
    8/25-26: Unit 4 Test
     
    8/27-28: Begin Unit 2, Developing Your Self-Esteem, Poster About Me 
     
    8/29-9/2: Ch. 3.2-3.3 Notes, Ch. 3 Assessment 
     
    9/3-4: Ch. 3 Notes Quiz, 4.1 Notes, Act. 4.1 
     
    9/5-6: Ch. 4 Lessons 2-3 (Managing Stress and Coping with Loss), Act. 4.2-4.3
     
    9/9-10: What About Bob? Summary, Ch. 5.1 Dealing with Anxiety and Depression, Pg. 60-61 in Student Workbook 
     
    9/11-12: Ch. 5.2-3 Mental Disorders and Suicide Prevention, Act. 5.2-5.3, Thin 
     
    9/15-16: Ch. 5.4 Getting Help, Test Review Game, Ch. 5 Assessment, Unit 2 Study Guide, Test Next Class 
     
    9/17-18: Unit 2 Test 
     
    9/19-22: Ch. 19 the Roles of Medicines and Using Medicines Safely (Notes), Ch. 19 Packet, Finish Unit 2 Test Corrections 
     
    9/23-24: Go Over Ch. 19 Packet, Begin Ch. 20 on Tobacco (Tobacco and Smoking Quiz, Tobacco Bingo, Smoking Video, Costs Per Year Activity, Emphysema Demo, Deaths Per Year) 
     
    9/25-26: Ch. 19 Notes Quiz, Ch. 20.1-2 Notes, Student Workbook Pgs. 258-259. 261-263 
     
    10/13-14: Promoting a Smoke Free Environment, Act. 20.3, "Meth Addict" 
     
    10/15-16: Notes Ch. 21.1-21.2, Act. 21.1-21.2
     
    10/17-20: The Impact of Alcohol Use, Ch. 21 Assessment, Drug Posters 
     
    10/23-24: Drug Brochure (Publisher in Library)
     
    10/27-28: Living Drug Free, Unit 7 Game, Ch. 22 Assessment, Unit 7 Study Guide, Test next class!
     
    10/29-30: Unit 7 Test, Understanding Communicable Diseases (Foldable)
     
    10/31-11/3: Ch. 23.2 Notes, Ebola video, Unit 7 Test Corrections 
     
    11/4-5: Ch. 23.3-23.4 Notes, Act. 23.3-4, Osmosis Jones 
     
    11/6-7: Std's, Ch. 23 Assessment (Thinking Critically Only)
     
    11/12-13: Preventing and Treating Std's, Std Foldable  
     
    11/14-17: HIV/ AIDS, Preventing HIV, Act. 24.3-24.4 
     
    12/1-12/2: Notes on Ch. 25.3-25.4, Ch. 25 Assessment #'s 21-26, 30-34, Unit 8 Study Guide, Test next class