The Health course is designed to enable students to learn health concepts and develop skills necessary to form healthy habits and choose healthful actions that are: safe, healthful, legal and that respect themselves and others while following parent guidelines. As a result of this course, students will be able to consistently exhibit knowledge of health concepts, life management skills and habits that can facilitate lifelong health for themselves and others. They will be able to clearly explain fundamental health concepts and skills by using appropriate examples. Students will be able to dismiss and disregard myths and health misconceptions. Materials critical in this learning process are various contemporary pamphlets, booklets, videos, etc., provided by reputable health resources for disseminating information to the students. In addition, guest speakers will provide useful health and wellness information. Key assessments that provide information about student learning and evaluation criteria will be tests, projects, cooperative learning skills, and class activities.
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