• WOODSTOWN HIGH SCHOOL

    Health & Physical Education Department

    CURRENT HEALTH ISSUES

    Course Overview

    Goal:  

    • Upon completion of this course, the individual should be able to explain current information regarding all current health topics covered during the MP.

    Objectives:

    To describe types of bullying and harassment.

    • To describe the various types of communicable and non-communicable diseases.
    • To describe what TOTAL HEALTH means and the 7 components of wellness.
    • List drug classifications and their long-term effects.
    • List the effects of alcohol use.

    Topics Covered:

    • Bullying and Harassment
    • Communicable/Non-communicable Diseases
    • Drugs and Alcohol
    • Gang Awareness
    • Mental Health
    • Safety Awareness
    • Stress Management
    • Total Health and Wellness

    Grading:

    • Content
    • 21st Century Skill
    • Application

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