This high school Health course provides students with an opportunity to integrate a variety of health concepts, skills and behaviors to plan for their personal health goals. These include prevention of disease and chemical addiction for the promotion of a healthy lifestyle. Students will demonstrate comprehensive health knowledge and skills. Their behaviors reflect a conceptual understanding of the issues associated with maintaining good personal health. Students will learn about role in creating a healthy lifestyle for themselves as individuals, for their families and for the larger community. Students will also demonstrate competency in a variety of lifetime physical activities and plan, implement, self-assess and modify a personal fitness plan.
The concepts reflected in the course content are: