This comprehensive, 50+ page product includes everything you will need to teach about mental health, physical health, and puberty in an intermediate or middle school classroom. Readings, comprehension questions, reflection pages, data-tracking charts, and projects are all included!
Most topics are introduced with an original text and followed by comprehension questions and/or reflection pages or data-tracking charts. Four mini-projects and two rubrics are included that encourage older students to 'take the lead' by raising awareness or helping younger students develop healthy lifestyles.
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This print-and-go product is a key part of how I provide information about health to my students and foster meaningful sharing, particularly about mental health, self-care, and personal awareness. I use this workbook/journal as morning work and follow with a discussion.
-Healthy foods and diets
-Daily Physical Activity and exercise
-Setting fitness goals using the FITT principle
-Cleanliness and hygiene
-Communicable and non-communicable illnesses
-Coping with stress
-Sources of health information and support services
-Physical, emotional, and social changes that occur during puberty
-Things I like about myself
-Self and public perception
-How I learn best
-Hopes & Dreams + short- long-term goals to achieve them
Three title page options are included to appeal to students of different ages.
BC Teachers, this resource was designed with the Personal Awareness Core Competency in mind.