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 Schedule2/2/17: Unit 4 Test, Read Ch. 3 Lessons 1 and 2, Pg. 71 #'1-5, Pg. 77 #'s 1-7 and 78/3-4: Course Syllabus, Class Bingo, The Importance of Nutrition8/5-8: Nutrients, Nutrition Labels, Act. 10.2-10.3, Super Size Me8/9: Nutrition Labels and Food Labels, Super Size Me, Ch. 10 Assessment8/11: Ch. 10 Notes Quiz, Maintaining a Healthy Weight, Pg. 296 #'s 1-68/15: Body Image and Eating Disorders, Lifelong Nutrition, Ch. 11 Assessment8/17: Ch. 11 Notes Quiz, Diet and Exercise Lab8/19: Benefits of Physical Fitness, Improving Your Fitness, Finish Diet and Exercise Lab8/23: Personal Activity Program, Fitness Safety and Avoiding Injuries, Ch. 12.2-12.3 Foldable8/25: Ch. 12 Notes Quiz, Unit 4 Review, Ch. 12 Assessment, Unit 4 Study Guide8/29: Unit 4 Test, Developing Self Esteem, Act. 3.18/31: Developing Personal Identity and Character, Pg. 77 #'s 1-5 and 7, Unit 4 Test Corrections9/2: 3.2-3.2 Foldable, Expressing Your Emotions in Healthful Ways9/9: Managing Stress, What about Bob? Essay9/13: Coping with Loss and Grief, Dealing with Anxiety and Depression, Act. 4.2-4.39/15: Ch. 4 Notes Quiz, Mental Disorders, Suicide Prevention, WB 63, 64, 67, and 689/19: Getting Help, Unit 2 Review Game, Ch. 5 Assessment, Unit 2 Study Guide9/21: Unit 2 Test9/23: The Role of Medicines, Unit 2 Test Corrections10/17: Counting Costs, Deaths Per Year, Ch. 19-20 Review10/19: 20.1-20.2 Alcohol Notes, Ch. 21 Foldable10/21: The Impact of Alcohol Abuse, Developing Alcoholism, Ch. 21 Assessment10/25: Ch. 21 Notes Quiz, Health Risks of Drug Use, Drug Brochure Assignment10/27: Marijuana, Inhalants, and Steroids, Psychoactive Drugs, Drug Brochure11/2: Ch. 22 Notes Quiz, Unit 8 Review, Ch. 22 Assessment, Unit 8 Study Guide, Test Next Class11/4: Unit 7 Test11/8: Ch. 23.1-23.2 Notes, Test Corrections, WB Pgs. 299, 300, 30211/10: Fighting Communicable Diseases, Emerging Diseases and Pandemics, Osmosis Jones11/15: Ch. 23 Assessment, STD's, Osmosis Jones11/17: Ch. 23 Notes Quiz, Preventing and Treating STD's, STD Worksheet8/12-13: Ch. 11 Notes Quiz, Benefits of Physical Activity, Pg. 323 #'s 1-78/14-17: Diet and Exercise Lab8/18-19: Ch. 12.2-12.3 Notes, Act. 12.2-12.3, Nutrition Video8/20-21: Ch. 12.4 Notes, Review Game, Unit 4 Study Guide, Ch. 12 Assessment8/24-25: Unit 4 Test, Read Ch. 3 Lessons 1 and 2, Pg. 71 and 77 #'s 1-58/26-27: Unit 4 Test Corrections, Food Inc.8/28-31: Ch. 3.1-3.2 Notes, Act. 3,1-3.29/1-2: Ch. 3.3-4.1 Notes, Ch. 3 Assessment9/3-4: Ch. 3 Notes Quiz, Ch. 4 Lesson 2-3 Notes, Act, 4.2-4.39/8-9 Ch. 4 Assessment, Dealing with Anxiety and Depression, Pg. 117 #'s 1-5-79/10-11: Ch. 4 Notes Quiz, Ch. 5.2 Notes, What About Bob? Summary9/14-15: Suicide Prevention, Getting Help (Notes), Act. 5.2-5.49/16-17: Ch. 5 Notes Quiz, Unit 2 Review, Unit 2 Study Guide9/18-21: Unit 2 Test, Thin9/22-23: The Role of Medicines, Using Medicines Safely, Act. 19.1-19.2, Test CorrectionsQuarter 2:10/12-13: Ch. 20.1-20.2 Notes, The Risks of Tobacco Use, Pg. 547 #'s 1-6 and Pg. 552 #'s 1-710/14-15: Ch. 20.3 Notes, Ch. 4 Assessment, Start Ch. 21 Notes10/16-19: Ch. 20 Notes Quiz, Choosing to Live Alcohol Free, "Meth Addict"10/20-21: Ch. 21.3 Notes, Ch. 21 Assessment, Drug Posters and Presentations10/22-23: Ch. 21 Notes Quiz, Health Risks of Drug Use, Begin Drug Brochure10/24-27: Marijuana, Inhalants, Steroids, Drug Brochure Activity10/28-29: Psychoactive Drugs, Living Drug Free, Ch. 23 Assessment, Unit 7 Study Guide10/30-11/2: Unit 7 Test11/3-4: Unit 7 Test Corrections11/5-6: Communicable Diseases (Ch. 23 Lessons 1 and 2), Ch. 23 Foldable11/9-10: Notes on Fighting Communicable Diseases and Pandemics, W.B. Pgs. 305, 306, 308, 30911/12-13: Ch. 24.1 Foldable11/16-17: Ch. 24.2-24.3 Notes, Pg. 668 and 673 #'s 1-511/18-19: Preventing and Treating STD's (Ch. 24.4), Ch. 24 Assessment8/11-12: Body Image and Eating Disorders, Lifelong Nutrition, Act. 11.2-11.38/13-14: Ch. 11 Notes Quiz, Ch. 11 Assessment, Benefits of Physical Activity, Pg. 323 #'s 1-58/15-18: Diet and Exercise Lab8/19-20: Ch. 12.2-12.3 Foldable Project8/21-22: Fitness Safety, Unit 4 Review, Unit 4 Study Guide, Test Next Class8/25-26: Unit 4 Test8/27-28: Begin Unit 2, Developing Your Self-Esteem, Poster About Me8/29-9/2: Ch. 3.2-3.3 Notes, Ch. 3 Assessment9/3-4: Ch. 3 Notes Quiz, 4.1 Notes, Act. 4.19/5-6: Ch. 4 Lessons 2-3 (Managing Stress and Coping with Loss), Act. 4.2-4.39/9-10: What About Bob? Summary, Ch. 5.1 Dealing with Anxiety and Depression, Pg. 60-61 in Student Workbook9/11-12: Ch. 5.2-3 Mental Disorders and Suicide Prevention, Act. 5.2-5.3, Thin9/15-16: Ch. 5.4 Getting Help, Test Review Game, Ch. 5 Assessment, Unit 2 Study Guide, Test Next Class9/17-18: Unit 2 Test9/19-22: Ch. 19 the Roles of Medicines and Using Medicines Safely (Notes), Ch. 19 Packet, Finish Unit 2 Test Corrections9/23-24: 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. 261-26310/13-14: Promoting a Smoke Free Environment, Act. 20.3, "Meth Addict"10/15-16: Notes Ch. 21.1-21.2, Act. 21.1-21.210/17-20: The Impact of Alcohol Use, Ch. 21 Assessment, Drug Posters10/23-24: 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 Corrections11/4-5: Ch. 23.3-23.4 Notes, Act. 23.3-4, Osmosis Jones11/6-7: Std's, Ch. 23 Assessment (Thinking Critically Only)11/12-13: Preventing and Treating Std's, Std Foldable11/14-17: HIV/ AIDS, Preventing HIV, Act. 24.3-24.412/1-12/2: Notes on Ch. 25.3-25.4, Ch. 25 Assessment #'s 21-26, 30-34, Unit 8 Study Guide, Test next class