This lesson is the first in a series of four lesson plans which serves as an introduction to the fundamental functions of the public health system. The relationship between the public health system and individual health will also be evaluated through the lens of public health best practices and procedures.
This lesson is the second in a series of four lesson plans which serves as an introduction and guide to students in how to complete a public health needs assessment. Students will identify an at-risk group in their community and assess the health needs of this target group utilizing secondary data. The needs assessment serves as the foundation for…
Students today have a tough time maintaining their weight and eating properly. We are going to teach you how to do both as it is easier than you think. Keep a realistic mindset when it comes to eating and exercising and these changes will lead to big results.
There is a definite struggle among teens to maintain a healthy weight and eat better. Students will learn about "food personality" and learn to recognize unhealthy eating while on the run.
A teen student's simple start to preventing and managing diabetes.
In this 1st of 4 lessons, students are introduced to the deadly disease called diabetes mellitus. Subsequent lessons will address what the link is between diabetes and food, what a proper nutritional plate looks like, creating a healthy shopping list and meal.
This lesson is the first in a series of lessons focusing on the importance of living a healthy lifestyle. Students will participate in a sleep survey which will help determine if they are sleep deprived. The physiological and psychological impacts of sleep deprivation are reviewed. Additionally, the hours of sleep required by age is presented and d…
In this lesson students will learn how participating in regular physical activity and exercise can have a direct benefit to the health of the human body. This is the second lesson in the Healthy Lifestyle Project (CTE component). At the conclusion of the lesson students will create a 3-4 minute "infomercial" on the benefits of physical activity. Th…
This lesson is presented to students in order to guide and instruct them in the culminating project for the integrated lesson, Healthy Lifestyles Education Project.
A healthy eating plan includes foods that supply the amounts and types of nutrients the body needs to be healthy. Learn how to make smart "healthy" food choices while creating a balanced diet.
A "Pregnancy Calculator" wheel is fun to make and use. In this lesson your students will be able to make and use a calculator.