This resource provides five ways to reach and maintain a healthy weight including exercise, reducing screen time, watching out for portion distortion, eating five servings of veggies and fruits a day, and why not to skip breakfast.
Students learn information on how to reduce it, reuse it, recycle it and enjoy it, as well as, a quiz to test their knowledge on how to be green. What does it mean to be green? "Green" is more than just a color. It also means taking special steps to protect the environment; the water, the land, and the air we breathe. Why green? Plants are green, and without them the Earth wouldn't be such a lovely home for us human beings.
Students learn information on how helping others can help them grow as individuals. Volunteering means spending some of your free time helping others. You may volunteer to help other people, such as the families who lost their homes after a natural disaster. But you can also volunteer to protect animals, the environment, or any other cause that you care about.
Students recognize, understand and solve the problem of bullying. Bullying is a big problem. It can make kids feel hurt, scared, sick, lonely, embarrassed and sad. Bullies might hit, kick, or push to hurt people, or use words to call names, threaten, tease, or scare them. A bully might say mean things about someone, grab a kid's stuff, make fun of someone, or leave a kid out of the group on purpose. Some bullies threaten people or try to make them do things they don't want to do.
Students will learn about how to make the right choices when dealing with peer pressure. "Come on! ALL of us are cutting math. Who wants to go take that quiz? We're going to take a walk and get lunch instead. Let's go!" says the coolest kid in your class. Do you do what you know is right and go to math class, quiz and all? Or do you give in and go with them?
Students will understand what diabetes is, how to treat it, and why it's important to control it.Kids all over the world deal with diabetes each day "Â” checking their blood sugar levels, following a healthy eating plan, and even giving themselves insulin.
This resource provides a short quiz which contains diabetes facts and helps students distinguish between what's true and what's not.
Students learn about identifying and dealing with strangers. Do you know how to be street smart? Being street smart means knowing how to keep yourself safe from strangers when you're alone or with other kids. Whether you're walking to school or to the bus, hanging out on the playground, or riding your bike in your neighborhood, being street smart helps you stay safe. When you're street smart, you know your way around, you know how handle yourself in tough situations, and you're able to "read" people.
This is an interactive resource that allows students to better understand the female reproductive system including the process of the menstrual cycle.
Students learn about nutrition facts food labels including comparing labels and all the important information found on nutrition facts food labels.
Students learn the following five steps to prevent injuries so you can stay in the game: 1.Wear protective gear, such as helmets, protective pads, and other gear. 2.Warm up and cool down. 3.Know the rules of the game. 4.Watch out for others. 5.Don't play when you're injured.
Students learn information to help understand puberty and growing up including helping students understand injuries that can happen and how not to be embarrassed.
Students will understand why they need to go to the doctor, what will take place during a visit to the doctor, and how doctor's can help them understand changes during puberty, with this article.
Students will learn more about how asthma affects the airways and how to deal
with asthma triggers and flare-ups.
This lesson plan provides discussion questions and activities to help students understand the importance of the first meal of the day and identify what foods make up a good breakfast.
This lesson plan helps students understand the importance of recognizing symptoms of a concussion, as well as, how to use safety methods to help prevent head injuries.
This lesson plan provides discussion questions and activities to help students identify potential conflict situations, as well as, develop strategies to deal with them.
This lesson plan provides discussion questions and activities that will help students learn about the important work of the digestive system.
This lesson plan includes discussion questions and activities that will help students understand how drugs can hurt their bodies.
This lesson plan includes discussion questions and activities to help students understand how to reach out to others with words and actions.
This lesson plan includes discussion questions and activities to help students understand reasons why they might be feeling down and sad.
Students will complete activities to understand what it means to have a food allergy and what can be done to help kids with these allergies.
This lesson plan includes discussion questions and activities that will help students learn more about the important work of the cardiovascular system.
This lesson plan includes discussion questions and activities that will help students understand the parts of the respiratory system and their functions.