Personal Health Teacher Resources

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Personal Health - Energy Balance

For Students 3rd - 4th
For this personal health worksheet, learners read a short entry about the eating and sleeping habits of a set of twins. They describe why the twins do not have energy during the day before listing 3 ways to improve their eating habits,...
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Personal Health Series - Empathy

For Students 4th - 6th
In this personal health worksheet, students research biographies of famous people using the Internet or library in order to nominate someone for an empathy award. They fill out the nomination form for this fictitious award by telling how...
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Personal Health Series - Self-Esteem

For Students 3rd - 5th
In this personal health instructional activity, students design a collage using magazine pictures or original drawings that show what they see when they look at a personal reflection. The depict their skills, and accomplishments in the...
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Personal Health Series: Fitness

For Teachers 3rd - 5th
Complete activities to help your class appreciate the importance of physical activity. They will answer discussion questions, read articles, and create their own physically active game in order to deepen their knowledge and appreciation...
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The Power of Advertising

For Students 6th - 10th
For this personal health media literacy worksheet, students select a food advertisement and respond to 7 short answer questions that require them to examine how the ad influences its audience.
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Prescribing Beauty

For Teachers 6th - 12th
Students explore self image. In this personal health activity, students watch "Prescribing Beauty," and discuss what beauty is. Students develop beauty questionnaires and complete them.
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Resolving Conflicts

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Students practice conflict resolution skills. In this personal health lesson, students share incidents of verbal harassment, exclusion, gossip, and unwanted physical contact. Students discuss how to handle the situations and role play...
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Benjamin Franklin: Advocate for Better Health

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Students examine Benjamin Franklin's outlook on personal health. For this personal health lesson, students keep food and fitness diaries. Students discuss their findings as well Benjamin Franklin's advice for living well.
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Body and Health 1: Vocabulary Skills

For Students 4th - 10th
In this English vocabulary skills worksheet, students respond to 6 multiple choice questions regarding their bodies and personal health.
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Being a Good Sport

For Students 5th - 8th
In this personal health worksheet, students take good sportsmanship into consideration as they read an assigned article and respond to 3 short answer questions.
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Puberty Quiz

For Students 6th - 8th
In this personal health instructional activity, students take a quiz pertaining to puberty as they respond to 10 multiple choice, fill in the blank, and short answer questions.
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Understanding Depression

For Teachers 7th - 10th
Students examine depression. In this personal health lesson, students identify characteristics of depression and discuss ways that they can support those who feel helpless.
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Personal Health Series - Healthy Snacking Quiz

For Students 6th - 9th
Test your learners' healthy snacking know-how with this quiz. This quiz is made up of 10 questions about how to choose a healthy snack. Topics include food labels, carbohydrates, healthy snack choices, and high-fat foods. Use this quiz...
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Extreme Measures

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Students take a closer look at their personal diets. For this personal health lesson, students watch "Extreme Measures," keep personal health journals, and discuss the obsession with perfect bodies. The instructor may also invite...
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Health In Progress: Personal Responsibility

For Students 1st - 3rd
A good activity on personal health responsibilities would be a great addition to a unit on personal health. The simple, four-question format should foster some good discussion with your class.
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You Can’t Embarrass Emily!

For Students 5th - 7th
In this personal health worksheet, students read 5 letters pertaining to puberty changes. Students select 1 letter, do some research, and issue a response.
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Lesson Plan - Achieve Your Goals: Lesson 9

For Teachers 7th
Seventh graders apply problem solving skills to everyday problems. In this personal health instructional activity, 7th graders discuss the role of hope in their lives and then discuss how problem solving skills can help them in peer...
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Poetry and Emotional Health

For Teachers 8th - 10th
Students explore self-expression through poetry. In this personal health lessons students read and discuss poetry regarding teen topics of interest. Students write poems, that express empathy.
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Personal Health Series-Germs

For Students 7th - 9th
In this germs worksheet, students choose an illness off the KidsHealth.org web page and complete a chart with the name of the illness, the cause, how it is contracted, the signs and symptoms and how to treat it.
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Personal Health Series-School Lunch

For Students 7th - 9th
In this nutrition instructional activity, learners are given the task of creating a comic strip about meals, nutrition, the food groups and the messages celebrities send about weight and nutrition. Students sum up their message with one...
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Earth Day Unit Plan: Pollution in the Anacostia River - Biology Teaching Thesis

For Teachers 6th
Sixth graders are able to explain that there are pollutants in the Anacostia River, what these pollutants can cause, and how to prevent further pollution. They examine the impacts that the pollutants of the Anacostia River could have on...
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Under the Influence

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Learners examine the effects of teen drinking. In this personal health lesson, students research alcohol's effect on the teen brain. Learners discuss their findings about the alcohol-brain connection and create brain maps.
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Teen Pregnancy

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Students consider the implications of teen pregnancy. In this personal health lesson, students discuss how mothers prepare for pregnancy physically and financially. Students compare their daily routines to those of young mothers and...
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What Causes Tooth Decay

For Teachers 2nd - 6th
Students investigate oral hygiene.  In this personal health instructional activity, students discover the parts of a tooth and how to best protect them from disease.  Students examine the effects of acids on tooth enamel and calcium.