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Comprehensive Health, 2nd Edition

By: Catherine Sanderson, Mark Zelman, Melanie Lynch, and Melissa Munsell
ISBN: 978-1-63563-030-5
Format: Hardcover
Copyright: 2018
Subject: Health: High School
Description
The newly updated second edition of Comprehensive Health offers a complete solution for high school health classes. All health education information, including pregnancy prevention and sexuality topics, is presented in the text, and the second edition contains new information about current topics such as nutrition, opioid abuse, and human trafficking. In this up-to-date, skills-based text, health and wellness topics are presented as a dynamic discussion, relevant to students' lives. In addition to the standard topics, the text contains in-depth coverage of sleep, body image, and health across the lifespan. Content and skills are aligned to the National Health Education Standards and the National Sexuality Education Standards.
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Text 894 978-1-63563-030-5 $106.64
The newly updated second edition of Comprehensive Health offers a complete solution for high school health classes. All health education information, including pregnancy prevention and sexuality topics, is presented in the text, and the second edition contains new information about current topics such as nutrition, opioid abuse, and human trafficking. In this up-to-date, skills-based text, health and wellness topics are presented as a dynamic discussion, relevant to students' lives. In addition to the standard topics, the text contains in-depth coverage of sleep, body image, and health across the lifespan. Content and skills are aligned to the National Health Education Standards and the National Sexuality Education Standards.
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Online Learning Suite, 6yr. Classroom Subscription (min. 15) 978-1-63563-037-4 $122.64
The Online Learning Suite offers a complete learning package that is accessible through any Internet-enabled device, including computers, smartphones, and tablets. Students can study in the classroom or on the go: whenever or wherever it is most convenient.

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Online Textbook
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Spanish Online Learning Suite, 6yr. Classroom Subscription (min. 15) 978-1-63563-480-8 $129.32
The Online Learning Suite offers a complete learning package that is accessible through any Internet-enabled device, including computers, smartphones, and tablets. Students can study in the classroom or on the go: whenever or wherever it is most convenient.

Instructional materials included are:

Online Textbook (English)
The G-W Online Textbook platform gives students instant access to the textbook. G-W Online Textbook pages are exactly the same as the printed text. Students can enlarge or compress a page and print individual pages for off-line reading.

Online Textbook (Spanish)
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Companion Website (English)
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Online Student Workbook (English)
The Online Student Workbook is an exact reproduction of the printed workbook. Pages can be printed on demand for assignment, or students can complete their assignments online using embedded form fields and then print or e-mail the results for grading.
Bundle (Text + Online Learning Suite, 6yr. Classroom Subscription) (min. 15) 978-1-63563-038-1 $159.96
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Bundle (Text + Spanish Online Learning Suite, 6yr. Classroom Subscription) (min. 15) 978-1-63563-482-2 $166.64
Bundle includes a copy of the Student Textbook and Spanish Online Learning Suite 6yr. Classroom Subscription. Minimum quantity of 15 must be purchased.
Workbook 250 978-1-63563-032-9 $24.00
Organized to follow the textbook on a chapter-by-chapter basis, providing questions to help the student review the material presented in the chapter. This supplement is a consumable resource, designed with perforated pages so that a given chapter can be removed and turned in for grading or checking.
Instructor's Edition 952 978-1-63563-031-2 $140.00 *
Instructor's edition contains a variety of instructional support in the margins of each page to supplement your instruction.
Instructor's Resource CD 978-1-63563-033-6 $264.00 *
This Instructor's Resource CD contains the following items:
  • Instructor's Materials. Includes an introduction and overview of the teaching material, best practices and classroom strategies, assessment rubrics, and correlations to national standards.
  • Chapter Resources. Material provided for each chapter of the text includes:
    • Textbook Answer Keys for textbook review questions in PDF format.
    • Workbook Answer Keys for workbook activities in PDF format.
    • Lesson Plans for each chapter in Microsoft Word (DOCX) format.
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ExamView® Assessment Suite CD 1600 Questions 978-1-63563-034-3 $248.00 *
The ExamView® Assessment Suite allows you to quickly and easily create, administer, and score paper and online tests. The ExamView® Assessment Suite includes the ExamView® Test Generator, ExamView® Test Manager, and ExamView® Test Player. This product includes 24 test banks with a total of 1600 questions.

System Requirements
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Windows® 7, 8, or 10 (32 or 64-bit); Intel® Pentium® dual-core processor 2GHz or higher (or equivalent); 2GB RAM; 500MB hard disk space; Monitor capable of displaying 1024 x 768 or higher resolution; Internet connection to access the Web publishing and content update features.

Macintosh®: Mac OS® 10.9, 10.10, or 10.11; Intel® Processor 2GHz or higher; 32-bit and 64-bit Kernel and Extensions; 2GB RAM; 300MB hard disk space; Monitor capable of displaying 1024 x 768 or higher resolution; Internet connection to access the Web publishing and content update features.
Instructor's Presentations for PowerPoint® CD, Individual License over 800 slides 978-1-63563-035-0 $240.00 *
This product contains presentations in PowerPoint format for each of the 24 chapters, comprising over 800 slides of instructional material.

The presentations are best viewed in PowerPoint 2003 or higher or in the PowerPoint Viewer. If viewed in earlier versions of PowerPoint, they may not display properly. Also provided is a link that allows download of the current version of PowerPoint Viewer. Internet connection required to access web links, streaming content, and free downloads.

Recommended System Requirements
Windows®:
Intel® Pentium® dual-core processor 2GHz or equivalent, Windows® 8.1/10, 2GB RAM. Current browsers work best (Google Chrome™ browser recommended; free download), allow active content, PowerPoint Viewer (free download), and Adobe® Reader® (free download). Internet connection required to access web links, streaming content, and free downloads.
Macintosh®: Intel® processor 2GHz or equivalent, Mac OS® X v10.9 or higher, 2GB RAM. Current browsers work best (Google Chrome™ browser recommended; free download), allow active content, PowerPoint Viewer (free download for Mac OS 9.X), and Adobe Reader (free download). Internet connection required to access web links, streaming content, and free downloads.
Online Instructor Resources, 6yr. Individual Subscription 978-1-63563-039-8 $528.00 *
The Online Instructor Resources 6yr. Subscription provides 6 years of individual access to the classroom materials used most—all in one convenient location. This provides instructor access to the online textbook, workbook, Instructor's Edition, answer keys, lesson plans, PowerPoint® presentations, and ExamView® Assessment Suite Software with question banks.
Spanish Online Instructor Resources, 6yr. Individual Subscription 978-1-63563-481-5 $533.00 *
The Online Instructor Resources 6yr. Subscription provides 6 years of individual access to the classroom materials used most—all in one convenient location. This provides instructor access to the online textbooks (English and Spanish), workbook, Instructor's Edition, answer keys, lesson plans, PowerPoint® presentations, and ExamView® Assessment Suite Software with question banks.
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Previous Edition
Comprehensive Health
Related Title(s)
Essential Health, 2nd Edition
Table of Contents

Unit I - Introduction to Health and Wellness
1. Understanding Your Health and Wellness
2. Risk Factors: Behavior, Genes, Environment
Unit II - Nutrition and Food Choices
3. Nutrition
4. Body Weight and Composition
5. Body Image
Unit III - Fitness and Personal Health
6. Physical Fitness
7. Sleep
8. Personal Hygiene and Basic Healthcare
Unit IV - Understanding and Avoiding Hazardous Substances
9. Tobacco
10. Alcohol
11. Medications and Drugs
Unit V - Diseases and Disorders
12. Infectious Diseases
13. Sexually Transmitted Infections and HIV/AIDS
14. Noncommunicable Diseases
Unit VI - Mental and Emotional Health and Wellness
15. Achieving Mental and Emotional Health
16. Managing the Stress in Your Life
17. Mental Illnesses and Disorders
Unit VII - Social Health and Wellness
18. Healthy Family and Peer Relationships
19. Dealing with Conflict, Violence, and Abuse
Unit VIII - The Human Life Cycle
20. Reproduction and Pregnancy
21. Childbirth and Parenting Newborns
22. Human Development across the Life Span
23. Pregnancy Prevention
24. Understanding Sexuality
Background Lessons
Body Systems
Safety and First Aid
Look Inside
Online Text, 1yr. Individual Subscription
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Front Matter (g-wonlinetextbooks.com, Health)
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Chapter 3 (g-wonlinetextbooks.com, Health)
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Chapter 9 (g-wonlinetextbooks.com, Health)
Spanish Online Learning Suite, 6yr. Classroom Subscription (min. 15)
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Front Matter (g-wonlinetextbooks.com, Health)
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Chapter 3 (g-wonlinetextbooks.com, Health)
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Chapter 9 (g-wonlinetextbooks.com, Health)
Instructor's Presentations for PowerPoint® CD, Individual License
PPS
Chapter 6 (PPS, 2.89 MB)
Companion Website
www.g-wlearning.com
View Site (www.g-wlearning.com, Health)
Correlations
California
PDF
AB329 Required Content (PDF, 155 KB)
Idaho
PDF
Health Education (PDF, 418 KB)
Illinois
Indiana
PDF
Health & Wellness (PDF, 123 KB)
National Standards
New Jersey
New Mexico
 
Health and Life Management
Oregon
PDF
Health Education (PDF, 521 KB)
Tennessee
PDF
Lifetime Wellness (PDF, 560 KB)
Texas
Utah
About the Author(s)

Catherine Sanderson - specializes in health and positive psychology. She is the James E. Ostendarp Professor of Psychology at Amherst College, Amherst, Massachusetts. She earned a bachelor's degree in psychology, with a specialization in health and development, from Stanford University, and earned her master's and a doctoral degree in psychology from Princeton University. Dr. Sanderson's research has received grant funding from the National Science Foundation and the National Institutes of Health. She has published over 25 journal articles and book chapters in addition to three college textbooks and a popular-press book on parenting.

Mark Zelman - specializes in biology, microbiology, and human diseases. He is an Associate Professor of Biology at Aurora University, Aurora, Illinois. Dr. Zelman received a bachelor's degree in biology at Rockford College, with minors in chemistry and psychology. He received a PhD in microbiology and immunology at Loyola University of Chicago. He has published articles on microbiology, infectious disease, autoimmune disease, and biotechnology, and he has written two college texts on human diseases and infection control.

Melanie Lynch - is a teacher at North Allegheny Intermediate High School in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Melanie is vice president of Pennsylvania's AHPERD (PSAHPERD) Association. For the past 21 years, she has also been a health education specialist at State College Area High School in State College, Pennsylvania. Melanie has trained hundreds of teachers as a Health Education Assessment Project (HEAP) trainer for the state of Pennsylvania.

Melissa Munsell - is an instructional specialist in the Physical Education and Health Department at North East Independent School District in San Antonio, Texas. Melissa serves as the K-12 Health Education Lead for the district. She has also served as vice president of the Health Division of the Texas's AHPERD (TAHPERD) Association.