Community Health Teacher Resources
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This resource has many links to basic concepts behind nursing and wellness. Learners will define the terms community and health to then describe the six basic elements of community health practice to be used in nursing. This is an online activity.
Higher Ed Health 19 Views 49 Downloads
What Is Health?
What are the factors that affect health? Middle schoolers will identify four factors which contribute to health and identify the environment as the factor with the most impact. They tape their card(s) under the column on the flip chart paper that most affects/contributes to the health problem or issue on their card.
6th - 8th Health 28 Views 240 Downloads
Conducting a Scientific Investigation
Students investigate a possible health problem in the local school district through inquiry into attendance records, activities, maps, graphs, and data tables. The simulation continues as solutions for the problem are sought.
4th - 6th Science 11 Views 25 Downloads
Drinking and Driving
Students select resources relating to alcohol relate dissues of drinking and driving. They explain the dangers of mixing drinking and driving. Students discuss the dangaer of drinking and driving using notes from Internet investigations. They use word processing to write an essay explaining the dangers of drinking and driving.
9th - 12th Health 7 Views 54 Downloads
Learners design and print an educative pamphlet addressing Wildcat Dumping in their community by conducting research. They conduct a survey by investigating local occurrences of Wildcat Dumping and collecting data to share with the community about this illegal activity.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 0 Downloads
What You Need To Know About Hish Blood Pressure, Salt, and Sodium
Learners explore how arterial pressure or blood pressure is the force of the blood against the wall of your arteries. They comprehend that a normal BP for adults is 120/80 mm Hg. Students comprehend that a normal BO for a teenager is around 110/70.
9th - 12th Health 15 Views 85 Downloads
Heart Rate and Physical Fitness Research
Learners investigate the causes of heart disease and survey the staff to gather data on their health and family history. In this health lesson students create a PowerPoint presentation and brochure on the communities health.
9th - 12th Health 3 Views 15 Downloads
Developing a Public Health Service Message
Students communicate the biological basis for an aspect of a public health issue in a visual manner. They use the basics of a variety of diseases and epidemics to create their Public Health poster and service message.
9th - 12th Science 5 Views 14 Downloads
A Breath of Poor Air: Inspecting Indoor Air Quality in the Classroom
Introduce your environmental studies or health class to IAQ, that is, indoor air quality. Do so with an informational reading and an activity in which they analyze the air in the classroom for potential pollutants. The resource states that it was written for middle to high schoolers, but is probably most appropriate for upper-elementary classes.
4th - 8th Science 4 Views 8 Downloads
Studying Contraception (Lesson 2)
Eighth graders are introduced to the various types of contraceptions available. In groups, they focus on a different type of contraception method and share their ideas with the class. As a class, they complete a worksheet on birth control pills and identify the most effective method when it comes to avoidance of pregnancy and sexually transmitted diseases.
8th Health 3 Views 36 Downloads
Signs of a Healthy Heart
Students investigate how heart rate is affected by body position and exercise. In this biology instructional activity, students create a flyer or photostory about the real world application of this instructional activity. They calculate their fitness level.
9th - 10th Science 3 Views 4 Downloads
Every health teacher should use this lesson, which prompts learners to research all the available resources and support organizations for any kind of health care in their area. Help your class learn what resources are in their own neighborhoods: clinics, dentists, youth organizations for gay and lesbians, counselors, and more.
6th - 10th Health 3 Views 29 Downloads
New Review Youth Emergency Preparedness
Go beyond the typical earthquake drill and prepare your learners to become proactive responders in the event of an emergency. From blackouts and droughts to thunderstorms and extreme cold, your class members will discover how disasters happen and the role geography plays, as well as how they can help their communities prepare for and respond to disasters.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 21 Views 8 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Scholars build a simple filtration system to remove impurities from muddy water and rate the filtered water to a grade of clarity scale. The focus is on teamwork and problem solving. This lesson would be effective in your STEM curriculum or as a lesson in water quality with your earth science class.
3rd - 12th Technology & Engineering 55 Views 47 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable