✍This comprehensive, 65+ page product includes everything you will need to teach about mental health, physical health, self-care, healthy relationships, and puberty in an intermediate or middle school classroom. Readings, comprehension questions, reflection pages, data-tracking charts, and projects where students share information with little buddies and/or classmates are all included!
**PLEASE NOTE** - If you are doing LEARNING ONLINE during the pandemic, please disregard my regular terms and conditions and feel free to share this document with your students and their families.
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 usually 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
-How bodies change during puberty
-Menstruation and menstruation hygiene
❤️MENTAL HEALTH & SELF-CARE
-Coping with stress
-Sources of health information and support services
-Things I like about myself
-This is me
-Self and public perception
-How I learn best
-Hopes & Dreams + short- long-term goals to achieve them
-How relationships change during puberty
-Rights and responsibilities for healthy relationships
-People I can trust
-Physical and sexual abuse
-Emotional and psychological abuse
-Talking to people online
-Sharing photos and/or videos
Three title page options are included to appeal to students of different ages.
Canadian and British Columbian Teachers, this resource has been updated to reflect the change in Canada's Food Guide. It was also designed with the Personal Awareness Core Competency in mind.