This lesson will help students recognize triage protocols. Students will gain experience categorizing patients using color tags during a mock emergency or disaster situation.
This lesson plan is the fourth in a series of four lesson plans which guide the students through the development of a public health plan. Students will use Needs Assessment (completed through the second lesson plan) and the Public Health Plan (created through the third lesson plan) to develop a logic model and multi-media presentation to present t…
Students will explore and identify roles of the health care workers regarding man-made or natural disasters, active threats, and health emergencies in their area.
This lesson will discuss the history of triage and how it was used in for wounded soldiers on the battlefield during war. Students will do research and them make presentations on triage during various war times.
This lesson will discuss commonly used medical terms and their meanings that one might hear in a disaster, emergency and or threat.
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.
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.
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.
A teen student's simple start to preventing and managing diabetes.
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…
A "Pregnancy Calculator" wheel is fun to make and use. In this lesson your students will be able to make and use a calculator.
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.