Seventh Grade Health
7th Grade Health
We will discuss the following topics:
- The three dimensions of health
- Six steps in decision making
- Refusal skills
- Goal setting: Behavioral, Academic, and Fitness
The importance of being a health literate consumer: Advertising techniques, comparison shopping, health fraud, malpractice, and where and how to find valid health information.
Mental and Emotional Health: A handful of mental disorders such as Panic disorders, phobias, anxiety disorders, mood disorders, depression, and others.
How to ensure healthy relationships: Communication, compromise, and cooperation.
Personal Hygiene: Importance of disease prevention and keeping the body clean daily.
Puberty and Reproductive organs: Basic reproductive system and constant changes of the body.
Fitness and Nutrition: Importance of decision making and portion size
Drug Prevention: How drugs affect the body systems, family relationships, and can change their future plans.