· UNIT OVERVIEW
Unit 6 --- Health II--- Consumer Health
Knowing where in your community to access health information, products, and services is an important skill for every teenager to have. Talking to a trusted adult, searching the Internet, and checking the local telephone directory are effective strategies for accessing health care and resources.
· LONG-TERM LEARNING TARGETS
6.1 I can evaluate validity of health information, products and services. 3.12.3
6.2 I can locate, evaluate and access valid health information. 3.12.4, 3.12.5
6.3 I can examine barriers that affect healthy decision-making. 5.12.1
6.4 I can determine the value of applying a thoughtful decision making process in health related situations. 5.12.2
6.5 I can create a list of health resources at a local, state, and federal level that address teen health issues. 3.12.1
· INSTRUCTIONAL CONSIDERATIONS
· Why is it important to evaluate health related products and services?
· How can I practice health related consumerism and manage consumer problems?
Decision-making skills, consumer, community, advertising, service, access, techniques, evaluation, credibility, accuracy, valid, products,
Comparison shopping, consumer advocate, slogan,