ERIC Number: ED346062
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1988
Reference Count: N/A
School Health Program. Interim Guide. Grade 7.
Northwest Territories Dept. of Education, Yellowknife.
This interim guide is a component of the Northwest Territories (Canada) School Health Program. It contains instructional strategies, lesson plans, reproducibles, and teacher background materials for seventh grade classes. The material is organized around the three curriculum units: mental and emotional well-being, growth and development, and family life. The five lessons of the mental and emotional well-being unit focus on self-awareness and relationships. The unit on growth and development contains six lessons on three topics: body systems, disease prevention, and physical fitness. The six lessons of the family life unit are on families, human development and reproduction, and teen decisions. Each lesson plan contains student objectives, vocabulary, several student activities with corresponding guidelines for the teacher, and student worksheets. Teacher background sections contain factual information, overviews of the unit theme, and suggested teaching methods. (IAH)
Descriptors: Adolescent Development, Curriculum Guides, Educational Objectives, Family Life Education, Foreign Countries, Grade 7, Health Education, Health Promotion, Instructional Materials, Junior High Schools, Lesson Plans, Mental Health, Secondary School Curriculum, Teaching Guides, Teaching Methods
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Sponsor: Department of National Health and Welfare, Ottawa (Ontario).
Authoring Institution: Northwest Territories Dept. of Education, Yellowknife.
Identifiers: Northwest Territories
Note: For related documents, see SP 033 818-824.