7th Grade Health

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Welcome Semester 2

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2020-21 Health Syllabus (Weeks of coverage may change during Remote Learning)

Weeks 1 and 2 Unit 1: Introduction to Health, Wellness, and Life Skills Health and wellness; components of health; health skills

Weeks 3-7 Unit 2: Mental and Emotional Health* Mental and emotional well-being; mental and emotional illnesses and disorders; stress and stress management; suicide awareness

Weeks 8 and 9 Unit 3: Nutrition and Physical Activity Basic nutrition information; nutrition and fitness skills; health components of fitness

Weeks 10 and 11 Unit 4: Personal Safety/Violence Prevention* Preventing teens from bullying and sexual assault; steps to protect against violence, bullying, and sexual assault; coping with and reporting violence, bullying, and sexual assault; resources and support personnel within the school and community

Weeks 12, 13, and 14 Unit 5: Substance Abuse* Short and long term effects of drug use; tobacco; alcohol; narcotics, stimulants, and depressants; OTC drugs; Effects of drugs on physical, mental/emotional and social health; media; genetic connection to addiction; benefits of staying drug free; resources for help and questions

Weeks 15, 16, and 17 Unit 6: Sexuality* Topics include STIs including AIDS and HIV (information and focus on prevention), Reproduction, Anatomy and Physiology, Relationships, Abstinence and Contraception

Week 18 Final Exam

*May be sensitive to some students and families. Please contact me with any concerns.