Essential Health Skills for Middle School

Essential Health Skills for Middle School ©2019

By: Catherine Sanderson, Mark Zelman, Lindsay Armbruster, and Mary McCarley
Grade Level: 6-8
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Essential Health Skills for Middle School is the most up-to-date, skills-based text that help students make good choices regarding their health and well-being. Students learn strategies to be mentally and emotionally healthy, build healthy relationships, avoid hazardous substances, and promote physical health and safety. Content and skills align with the National Health Education Standards for grades 6, 7, and 8.
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.
This softcover supplement provides comprehensive coverage on human sexuality and pregnancy prevention. It covers topics such as understanding sexuality, sexual behavior, family planning, and abstinence. Content is objective, factual, and age appropriate—and aligns to the National Sexuality Education Standards for grades 6, 7, and 8.
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Teacher's edition contains a variety of instructional support in the margins of each page to supplement your instruction.
This Teacher's Resource CD contains an assortment of instructor materials and chapter resources.

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Individual License. This product contains presentations in PowerPoint presentation graphics program format for each of the 17 chapters, comprising over 792 slides of instructional material.

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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.
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Table of Contents Back to the Top

Unit 1 - Taking Charge of Your Health and Wellness
  1. Understanding Your Health and Wellness
  2. Developing Good Personal Hygiene
  3. Getting the Sleep You Need

Unit 2 - Promoting Mental and Emotional Well-Being
  4. Being Mentally and Emotionally Healthy
  5. Getting Help for Mental Health Conditions

Unit 3 - Nutrition and Physical Fitness
  6. Nutrition
  7. Physical Fitness

Unit 4 - Understanding and Avoiding Hazardous Substances
  8. Tobacco
  9. Alcohol
10. Medications and Drugs
Unit 5 - Protecting Your Physical Health and Safety
11. Understanding and Preventing Diseases
12. Preventing and Responding to Accidents and Injuries
13. Protecting Environmental Health

Unit 6 - Social Health and Wellness
14. Promoting Healthy Relationships
15. Understanding Violent Behavior

Unit 7 - The Body and How It Develops
16. Human Development
17. The Body Systems
 

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Online Text, 1yr. Individual Subscription
g-wonlinetextbooks.com Front Matter (g-wonlinetextbooks.com, Health: Middle School)
g-wonlinetextbooks.com Student Walkthrough Student Walkthrough (g-wonlinetextbooks.com, Health: Middle School)
g-wonlinetextbooks.com Chapter 3 Chapter 3 (g-wonlinetextbooks.com, Health: Middle School)
g-wonlinetextbooks.com Chapter 9 Chapter 9 (g-wonlinetextbooks.com, Health: Middle School)
Companion Website
www.g-wlearning.com View Site (www.g-wlearning.com, Health: Middle School)
 
 

CorrelationsBack to the Top

Type/StateCorrelation Title
Idaho Correlation Idaho Health Education Content Standards Middle School (Grades Six through Eight)
National Standards National Health Education Standards (Grades 6–8)
Oregon Health Education – Grades 6-8
Pacing Chart 18-Week Course Program Planning Guide
South Carolina Health, Grades 6-8
Texas Correlation TEKS for Health Education for Middle School, Grade 6
Texas Correlation TEKS for Health Education for Middle School, Grade 7-8
Note: Correlation files may not be available for all listed courses.
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