Welcome to Health!
This week we learned about drugs, tobacco, alcohol, and pornography addictions. Mr. Macklin taught us! We are so lucky to have him in our school!
Today Mrs. Brown taught us about cancer and told us her story. Thanks! You are amazing!
Today we talked about communicable diseases
Today we started talking about non-communicable diseases.
Today we discussed the reproductive systems in males and females. If you missed any of the organ system days, make sure to write down ten facts about each system you missed and turn it in!
Today the school nurse introduced our Reproductive unit.
Body systems videos.
Today we finished the Bully movie and discussed bullying.
Today we discussed peer pressure and refusal skills
Today we played a fun game that shows how peer pressure can affect us.
Today we practiced stress relief!
We talked about Mixed Messages, Active Listening, and Communication.
Today we started our vocabulary and talked about different typed of communication.
Today we finished discussing disorders and took our quiz!
Today we discussed mental and emotional disorders. Here is a link to the lesson:
Today we discussed Grief and how to help others through it.
Today Mr. El Halta taught us about Suicide Prevention. Thanks!
Today we had a guest speaker. He discussed safety and the choking game. It is good to be educated on all of these trendy but harmful games!
Today we finished discussing stress and positive ways to deal with it.
Happy Valentine's! Today we did a self-esteem boosting activity. We also talked about stress on the body.
Today we discussed anger and did a fun activity.
Today we finished discussing emotions and made emotion dice!
Today we finished our self-esteem portion by finishing our posters. We also started talking about emotions.
Today we watched a great clip about self-concept. We discussed self-esteem and started our YOU posters. These have 10 things we love about ourselves, and we decorated them to represent us!
Today we discussed self-esteem and resilience. We also did an evaluation of how our self-esteem and concept are.
We finished our skits, and we talked about self-concept.
Today we took our Ch. 2 quiz and showed the class our skits.
Today we discussed communication and practiced the S.T.O.P. method by making up skits!
We made foldables to help us remember "living above the line". We also discussed health skills.
Today we discussed "living above the line" and discussed what it looked like.
To practice our character traits we made game boards.
Today we made up skits to talk about character traits.
Today we learned the steps to decision making by using a really silly narrative chain.
Today we made foldables introducing Ch. 2 and the decision making steps.
Took our quiz and went over it!
Reviewed for the quiz, watched a video clip and discussed the health triangle.
Discussed changes that occur during adolescence. Don't ever feel uncomfortable in your body! Yours will always be different than someone else's!
Welcome back! Today we reviewed the Health Triangle by a fun activity. We also started looking at our own health by taking a self-inventory and filling out a goal sheet for the quarter. If you reach your goal, you get a treat! We also started our self reflection circles.
Today we worked on the back of our study guide. We talked about risks, behaviors, and attitudes.
Here is a link to the Prezi we used:
We started on our Ch.1 study guide and discussed the 3 sides of the Health Triangle.
Today we took our Pre-test! Make sure to get this done after school sometime if you missed class!
Today we finished our name cards, and introduced ourselves to the class. It was great to get to know everyone!
Remember to bring a pencil for the pre-test tomorrow!
Welcome to Health! It was a great day! I can tell we are going to have an amazing, talented class. It will be a great semester!
Today we went over procedures, got to know me, and talked about the disclosure.
Make sure to get your parent/guardian's signature on the disclosure and permission slip!
They are due on Wednesday!