Health\PE

Mission Statement

The goal of Health Education\Physical Education at Hurricane High School is to help establish patterns of behavior that will assist a person in achieving complete health. Complete health is accomplished by having a balance of physical, mental, social, emotional, and spiritual well-being. To offer students the opportunity to acquire knowledge, incorporate process and life skills, and develop positive attitudes about life. Development of a healthy body and a healthy mind will assist young people in living active, productive, and successful lives.

Health: The state of total physical, mental and social well-being, not just freedom from sickness or ailment.

HEALTH TOPIC SYLLABUS

UNIT 1  

A Healthy Foundation

Ch 1

Living a Healthy Life

L1 - L2 - L3

Ch 2

Building Health Skills and Character

L1 - L2 - L3

Ch 3 Being a  Health-Literate Consumer L1 - L2 - L3 - L4
UNIT 2 Physical Activity and Nutrition

Ch 4

Physical Activity and Nutrition

L1 - L2 - L3 - L4 - L5

Ch 5 Nutrition and Your Health L1 - L2 - L3 - L4

Ch 6

Managing Weight and Body Composition

L1 - L2 - L3

UNIT 3 Mental and Emotional Health

Ch 7

Achieving Good Mental Health L1 - L2 - L3 - L4

Ch 8

Managing Stress and Anxiety L1 - L2 - L3 - L4

Ch 9

Mental and Emotional Problems

L1 - L2 - L3 - L4

UNIT 4

Promoting Safe and Healthy Relationships

Ch 10

Skills for Healthy Relationships

L1 - L2 - L3

Ch 11

Family Relationships

L1 - L2 - L3 - L4

Ch 12

Peer Relationships

L1 - L2 - L3 - L4

Ch 13

Violence Prevention

L1 - L2 - L3 - L4

UNIT 5

Personal Care and Body Systems
Ch 14 Personal Care and Healthy Behaviors L1 - L2 - L3 - L4
Ch 15 Skeletal, Muscular, and Nervous Systems L1 - L2 - L3 - L4 - L5
Ch 16 Cardiovascular and Respiratory Systems L1 - L2 - L3 - L4
Ch 17 Digestive and Urinary System L1 - L2 - L3
Ch 18 Endocrine and Reproductive System L1 - L2 - L3
UNIT 6 Growth and Development
Ch 19 Prenatal Development and Birth L1 - L2 - L3 - L4
Ch 20 Adolescence and the Life Cycle L1 - L2 - L3 - L4
UNIT 7 Tobacco, Alcohol and Other Drugs
Ch 21 Tobacco L1 - L2 - L3
Ch 22 Alcohol L1 - L2 - L3
Ch 23 Medicines and Drugs L1 - L2 - L3 - L4 - L5
UNIT 8 Diseases and Disorders
Ch 24 Communicable Diseases L1 - L2 - L3
Ch 25 Sexually Transmitted Infections and HIV\AIDS L1 - L2 - L3 - L4
Ch 26 No communicable Diseases and Disabilities L1 - L2 - L3 - L4
UNIT 9 Injury Prevention and Enviromental Health
Ch 27 Injury Prevention and Safe Behaviors L1 - L2 - L3 - L4
Ch 28 First Aid and Emergencies L1 - L2 - L3 - L4
Ch 29 Environmental Health L1 - L2 - L3

The mission of public education in Utah is "To empower each student to function effectively in society as a competent, productive, caring and responsible citizen."  This mission will best be accomplished if major emphasis is given to the qualities of character, ethical standards, and sound principles which are the hall mark of productive, caring and responsible individuals, families, communities, and societies