ERIC Number: ED211550
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1981
Reference Count: 0
Comprehensive Health Education Curriculum Guide, Grades K-10. Bulletin 1596.
Louisiana State Dept. of Education, Baton Rouge. Div. of Academic Programs.
This curriculum guide is based on the Louisiana State Minimum Competencies for Health Education. This guide consists of extensive outlines of major content areas in health education with recommended activities to facilitate learning at specified levels. The content areas are: (1) communicable and noncommunicable disease; (2) consumer health; (3) environmental and community health; (4) family living; (5) nutrition; (6) mental and emotional health; (7) personal health; (8) safety and first aid; and (9) substance use and abuse. The guide has been developed for the kindergarten through tenth grades at four competency levels: Level I, kindergarten through third grades; Level II, fourth through sixth grades; Level III, seventh and eighth grades; and Level IV, ninth and tenth grades. With each content area, a course outline, topics, student objectives, and activities to achieve student objectives are provided. Following each section is a bibliography of reading materials for educators and print and nonprint resources for further information on the topic. (JD)
Descriptors: Communicable Diseases, Consumer Education, Course Content, Drug Use, Elementary Secondary Education, Family Health, Family Life, First Aid, Health Education, Health Materials, Hygiene, Mental Health, Minimum Competencies, Nutrition Instruction, Public Health, Safety, State Curriculum Guides, State Standards
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Louisiana State Dept. of Education, Baton Rouge. Div. of Academic Programs.