Learning Recommendations: Consider your learning goals. Consider your learning opportunities and challenges. Consider how well you work individually and in groups. Review the description and strategies below. 

General Description: This semester-long graduation requirement covers a variety of health related topics that affect teens today. The course encourages students to develop healthful attitudes and practices for life-long benefit. It is a state graduation requirement.


  • Communicable/Non-communicable Disease
  • Relationships
  • Conflict Resolution
  • Human Sexuality and Development
  • CPR First Aid
  • Goal Setting
  • Heredity
  • Media Analysis
  • Nutrition
  • Stress Management
  • Substance Use and Abuse

Strategies: Students will learn through a combination of :

  • Group discussion and problem solving
  • Hands-on activities
  • Direct Instruction
  • Discovery Learning
  • Career Exploration

Equipment to be provided by student:  None