Health Education II (9-12)
Strand 3: SAFETY AND DISEASE PREVENTION (SDP)
Students will apply practical knowledge and skills to develop lifelong behaviors for personal and community well-being.
American Heart Association
Fighting heart disease and stroke, striving to save and improve lives.
This lesson is designed to help students describe environmental and hereditary factors that increase the chance of developing cancer.
Center for Disease Control
As the nations health protection agency, CDC saves lives and protects people from health, safety, and security threats.
Health II, Strand 3 Resource Guide
The Resource Guides for Health Education were created by teachers, community partners and health education specialists to support teachers in each grade. These guides have sample activities and reliable resources for each standard. This is not intended to be curriculum, and all curriculum must be approved at the local level.
Psychology: Eating Disorders Shared Awareness
Information about eating disorders.
Utah Cancer Action Network
Information about the Utah Cancer Action Network, and preventing and treating cancer.
VCU Life Sciences
Free videos on DNA, diseases, heredity obesity, mental illness, sleeping, smoking and other topics.
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