ERIC Number: ED404295
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1994
Actions for Health: Grade 4. Contemporary Health Series.
Garzino, Mary S.; And Others
This set of health education materials for grade 4 includes a teacher's manual, student workbook, activity posters, suggestions for a special event, and a booklet of letters for parents. The materials cover recommended health education content, including personal health, hygiene, family life, substance abuse prevention, injury prevention and safety, nutrition, mental/emotional health, disease prevention, and environmental and community health. The emphasis in the grade 4 lessons is on health assertiveness (a skill that involves resisting pressures to choose options that are inconsistent with personal, family, or cultural values). (LL)
Descriptors: Audiovisual Aids, Charts, Class Activities, Curriculum Guides, Elementary School Students, Elementary School Teachers, Environmental Influences, Family Life, Grade 4, Health Education, Health Promotion, Hygiene, Intermediate Grades, Learning Activities, Lesson Plans, Nutrition Instruction, Safety Education, Self Esteem, Skill Development, Substance Abuse, Teaching Guides, Workbooks
ETR Associates, P.O. Box 1830, Santa Cruz, CA 95061-1830.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Students; Practitioners
Sponsor: Walter S. Johnson Foundation, Menlo Park, CA.
Authoring Institution: ETR Associates, Santa Cruz, CA.
Note: Several large classroom posters not included here. For kindergarten materials, see SP 035 049; for grades 1-3, see ED 358 070-072, for grades 4-6, see SP 035 050-052; for Administrator's Guide, see SP 035 053.