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Mr. John Pagani

Class Syllabus: Health Syllabus

Topics Covered:

*  Chapter 1: Understanding Health and Wellness

Lesson #1 (Glencoe Textbook pages 6-10): Your Total Health presentation
Lesson #2 (Glencoe Textbook pages 11-15) What Affects Your Health presentation
Lesson #3 (Glencoe Textbook pages 16-20) Health Risks and Your Behavior presentation
Lesson #4 (Glencoe Textbook pages 21-23) Promoting Health & Wellness presentation

Test over Ch. 1

 * Chapter 3: Achieving Mental and Emotional Health

Lesson #1 (Glencoe Textbook pages 66-71) Developing Your Self-Esteem presentation
Lesson #2 (Glencoe Textbook pages 72-77) Developing Personal Idenity & Character presentation
Lesson #3 (pg. 78-83) Expressing Emotions in Healthful Ways: Glencoe Ch. 3 Expressing Emotions in Healthful Ways presentation
Worksheet for Lesson #3: Understanding Emotions worksheet for lesson 3

Lesson #4 Guest Speakers: School Social Workers; Mr. Doug Dusthimer & Mrs. Josie DiMarco
Link for Social Worker Survey:

Lesson #5 (VHS Video: Friends episode) Students evaluate behaviors and determine if the emotions displayed were positive, constructive, or negative.
Worksheet for Lesson #4: Friends Video worksheet for lesson #4

Test over Ch. 3

* Chapter 9: Resolving Conflicts & Preventing Violence

Lesson #1 (Glencoe Textbook pages 220-223) Cause of Conflict presentation
Lesson #2 (Glencoe Textbook pages 224-228) Resolving Conflict presentation
Lesson #3 VIDEO (Click here for online video) "Cruel Schools, Bullying and Violence"
Worksheet for Lesson #2 Video: Cruel Schools, Bullying and Violence
Lesson #3 & 4 (Glencoe Textbook pages 229-235) Understanding Violence presentation
Worksheet for lesson #3: Understanding Violence
Lesson #5 -> Class Debate:  Illinois Concealed Carry Gun Law Debate worksheet
Lesson #6 VIDEO (Click here for online video) "The Teen Files, The Truth About Hate"
Worksheet for Lesson #3 Video: The Teen Files, The Truth About Hate
Lesson #7 & 8 (Glencoe Textbook pages 236-241) Preventing & Overcoming Abuse presentation
Lesson #9 VIDEO (Click here for online video) "Violence in the Family"
Lesson #10 Guest Speakers from Zacharias sexual abuse center

Test over Ch. 9

* Chapter 16 & 17: Reproductive Health and Prenatal Development

Lesson #1 (Glencoe Textbook pages 452-457) Female Reproductive System presentation
Lesson #2 (Glencoe Textbook pages 470-477) Prenatal Development presentation
Lesson #3 (Glencoe Textbook pages 446-451) Male Reproductive System presentation
Lessons #4-6 Guest presenter(s) from PHD

* Chapter 5 Mental and Emotional Problems

Lesson #1 & 2 (Glencoe Textbook pages 114-117) Dealing with Anxiety and Depression presentation
Worksheet for Lesson #1 Video: Managing Your Health: Depression
Lesson #3 & 4 (Glencoe Textbook pages 118-121) Mental Disorders presentation
Lesson #5 & 6 (Glencoe Textbook pages 122-125) Suicide Prevention presentation
Lesson #6 (Glencoe Textbook pages 126-129) Getting Help presentation
Lesson #7 (Click here for Video) A Desperate Exit
Lesson #8 Guest speakers from Erica's lighthouse

Test Ch. 5

* Chapter 4 Managing Stress and Coping with Loss

Lesson #1 & 2 (Glencoe Textbook pages 92-96) Understanding Stress presentation
Link for survey on signs of stress:
Lesson #3 (Glencoe Textbook pages 97-101) Managing Stress presentation
Lesson #4 & 5 (Glencoe Textbook pages 102-105) Coping with Loss and Grief presentation
Lesson #6  In class activities - Stress management techniques

Test Ch. 4

* Chapter 10 & 11 Nutrition for Health and Managing Weight & Eating Behaviors

* Chapter 11
Lesson #1 (Glencoe Textbook pages 290-296) Maintaining a Healthy Weight presentation
(Click here for online video): "Metabolism"
Lesson #2 (Glencoe Textbook pages 297-302) Body Image & Eating Disorders presentation
Worksheet for Lesson 2 activity: Eating disorders
* Chapter 10
Lesson #1 (Glencoe Textbook pages 254-257) The Importance of Nutrition presentation
Lesson #2 (Glencoe Textbook pages 258-260) Carbohydrates presentation
Lesson #3 (Glencoe Textbook pages 260) Protein presentation
Lesson #4 (Glencoe Textbook pages 261-262) Fats & Cholesterol presentation
Lesson #5 (Glencoe Textbook pages 262-265) Vitamins, Minerals, & Water presentation
-Class Debate; Should Genetically Modified Organisms be on food labelsClick here to retrieve assignment
Lesson #6 (Glencoe Textbook pages 274-280) Nutrition Labels & Food Safety presentation
Lesson #7  Directions for My Fitness Pal diet analysis assignment: Instructions for Assignment
Lesson #8 & #9 DVD Video: "Food Inc."
Letter for parents; Food Inc. movie:  Click here to retrieve letter

Test over Ch. 10 & 11

* Chapter 19 & 22 Medicines and Drugs

Lesson #1 Group Research Project: (worksheet information): Health (technology) drug research assignment
Lesson #2 & 3 Full day of class to work on research project
Lesson #4 (Glencoe Textbook pages 525-529) The Role of Medicines & Commonly Abused Medicines presentation
Lesson #5 (Glencoe Textbook pages 530-533) Using Medicines Safely presentation
VHS Video: Abusing Over the Counter Drugs
Lesson #6 Heroin Lessons 1-3
Lesson #7 Heroin Lessons 4-5
Lesson #8 Heroin Lessons 6-8
Lesson #9 (Glencoe Textbook pages 598-600) Marijuana
Lesson #10 Medical Marijuana Debate: Click here for Medical Marijuana document
Lesson #11 & 12 Drug research presentations

* Chapter 21 Alcohol

Lesson #1 & 2 Alcohol research assigment: research assignment
Lesson #3 VHS Video: Facts about Alcohol Part 1, 2, & 3 (in class activity)
Lesson #4 (Glencoe Textbook pages 566-571) The Health Risks of Alcohol Use presentation
Link for activity:  Once opened, click file, then make a copy.
Lesson #5 (Glencoe Textbook pages 572-577) Choosing to Live Alcohol Free presentation
Lesson #6 (Glencoe Textbook pages 578-583) The Impact of Alcohol Abuse presentation

Test over Ch. 21

* Chapter 20 Tobacco

Lesson #1 (Glencoe Textbook pages 542-547) The Health Risks of Tobacco Use presentation
(Click here for online video): "The Trouble with Tobacco"
Worksheet for Lesson #1 Video: The Trouble with Tobacco:
Lesson #2 (Glencoe Textbook pages 548-552) Chosing to Live Tobacco Free presentation
Template for Jeopardy game:

* Test over Ch. 20


Microsoft Word Document: FINAL EXAM STUDY GUIDE: Health Final Exam Study Guide

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