Health and Wellness 6 Third Trimester
Puberty and the changes that occur are the basis for this curriculum. The anatomy and physiology of the human reproduction system is central to this course. Changing nutritional needs and eating disorders are discussed. Consumer health is the discussion of the media's influence on what we buy and how the media impacts our body image are also a part of this course. A Standard First Aid Course unit will teach students how to recognize and care for victims of injury or sudden illness plus how to treat cuts, bruises, bone and muscle injuries, shock, bleeding and other first aid emergencies.
Intro to Healthy Decision Making, Relationships & Choices, Goals Related to Choice vs Chance, Choices & Refusal Skills and Choices & Consequences are topics vital to this course.