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Lesson Plans Week of Mar. 7 -11, 2016 YOUR HEALTH & WELLNESS -Chapter 1 - Lesson 2: Influences On Your Health

YOUR HEALTH & WELLNESS -Chapter 1 - Lesson 2: Influences On Your Health
Austin M.
Classroom teacher
Chicago Quest
Chicago, IL
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My Grades 7, 8, 9, 10, 11
My Subjects Health & Wellness
Objectives

Students will be able to...

  • Have a clear understanding of the "HEALTH TERMS" (heredity, environment, peers, culture).
  • Have a clear understanding of the Health Concepts and how they directly affect your health.
  • Identify  how heredity, environment, and culture influences your health.
  • Gain an understanding of the effects of contagious diseases and public health concerns.
  • Demonstrate and give examples of how your behavior, choices, and decisions affect your health.
  • Write a script and develop a storyboard for the video about "The Day In The Life Of A Teen" covering the health concepts (behavior, decisions, and choices). 
Subjects
Science
Health & Wellness
body awareness
mental health
preventing sickness
Grades 7 - 12
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1 HOOK:

Activity: Reading

Introduce Today's Lesson:

Chapter 1- Lesson 2:  INFLUENCES ON YOUR HEALTH

MONDAY & TUESDAY:

Chapter 1 - Lesson 2: Influences On Your Health 

Read Ch. 1 - Lesson 2: pg. 11-16.

MIND WARMER: What impact does heredity, environment, and behavior have on a person?

Student Instructions

Today's Lesson: Chapter 1- Lesson 2:  INFLUENCES ON YOUR HEALTH

MONDAY & TUESDAY:

MIND WARMER: What impact does heredity, environment, and behavior have on a person?

Chapter 1 - Lesson 2: Influences On Your Health (pg. 11-16) Textbook Glencoe Health

Read Chapter 1 - Lesson 2: pg. 11-16

2 DIRECT INSTRUCTION:

Introduce today's lesson:

MONDAY & TUESDAY:

Heredity, Environment, Behavior and Prevention

VIDEOS:

  • Introduce the videos about Heredity, Environment, Behavior and Prevention.
  • Discussion Questions:
  1. What impact does your heredity, environment, and behavior have on a person. 
  2. What did you learn after watching the videos?
Student Instructions

Today's lesson:

MONDAY & TUESDAY:

Heredity, Environment, Behavior and Prevention

  • Watch the videos about Heredity, Environment, Behavior and Prevention.
  • Answer the questions after each video.
  • Discussion: What did you learn after watching the videos?

3 GUIDED PRACTICE:

Activity: Creating

Introduce Today's Lesson:

MONDAY - FRIDAY:

  • Have student get into their groups and work on the re-writing of their scripts "A DAY IN THE LIFE OF A TEEN".  Follow the rubric for Writing Your Own Story. (Assignment Due Friday 3/11/16)
Student Instructions

Today's Lesson:

MONDAY - FRIDAY:

  • Get into  groups and work on the re-writing  the scripts "A DAY IN THE LIFE OF A TEEN".  Follow the rubric for Writing Your Own Story. (Assignment Due Friday 3/11/16) 

 

4 INDEPENDENT PRACTICE:

Activity: Reading

Introduce today's lesson:

MONDAY & TUESDAY:

Heredity, Environment, Behavior and Prevention 

Chapter 1 - Lesson 2: Influences On Your Health Read pg. 11-16.

  • Have students define the HEALTH TERM on pg. 11 
Student Instructions

Introduce today's lesson:

MONDAY & TUESDAY:

Heredity, Environment, Behavior and Prevention 

Chapter 1 - Lesson 2: Influences On Your Health Read pg. 11-16.

  • Define the HEALTH TERM on pg. 11

5 WRAP UP:

Introduce Today's Lesson:

MONDAY - FRIDAY:

  • Students will test their knowledge using the app Kahoot! to check for understanding of the lesson about the INFLUENCES ON YOUR HEALTH.
Student Instructions

Today's Lesson:

MONDAY - FRIDAY:

  • Test your knowledge with Kahoot!  Check your understanding of the lesson about the INFLUENCES ON YOUR HEALTH.

6 Hook

Activity: Creating

Introduce Today's Lesson:

WEDNESDAY:

MIND WARMER:  Reflection Paper - An Attitude of Gratitude. (Google Docs)

Chapter 1- Lesson 2:  INFLUENCES ON YOUR HEALTH (pg. 11-16)

 

Student Instructions

Today's Lesson:

WEDNESDAY:

MIND WARMER:  Reflection Paper - An Attitude of Gratitude. (Google Docs)

Chapter 1- Lesson 2:  INFLUENCES ON YOUR HEALTH (pg. 11-16)

7 DIRECT INSTRUCTION:

Introduce Today's Lesson:

WEDNESDAY & THURSDAY:

Chapter 1- Lesson 2:  INFLUENCES ON YOUR HEALTH

  • Have students read pg. 15 - Connections Science Finding a Cure.
  • Discuss of the effects of contagious diseases and public health concerns.
  • Answer the questions on pg 15.
Student Instructions

Today's Lesson:

WEDNESDAY & THURSDAY :

Chapter 1- Lesson 2:  INFLUENCES ON YOUR HEALTH

  • Read pg. 15 - Connections Science Finding a Cure.
  • Discussion Topic: What are the effects of contagious diseases and public health concerns.
  • Answer the questions on pg 15.

8 INDEPENDENT PRACTICE:

Activity: Reading

Introduce Today's Lesson:

WEDNESDAY & THURSDAY

Chapter 1- Lesson 2:  INFLUENCES ON YOUR HEALTH

  • Have students read "OVER COMING THE ODDS" on pg. 13
  • Answer the questions about EMANUEL'S STORY.
  •  
Student Instructions

Today's Lesson:

WEDNESDAY & THURSDAY

​Chapter 1- Lesson 2:  INFLUENCES ON YOUR HEALTH

  • Have students read "OVER COMING THE ODDS" on pg. 13
  • Answer the questions about "EMANUEL'S STORY".

9 WRAP -UP:

Introduce Today's Lesson:

MONDAY - FRIDAY:

  • Students will test their knowledge using the app Kahoot! to check for understanding of the lesson about the INFLUENCES ON YOUR HEALTH.
Student Instructions

Today's Lesson:

MONDAY - FRIDAY:

  • Test their knowledge using the app Kahoot! to check for understanding of the lesson about the INFLUENCES ON YOUR HEALTH.

10 Hook

Introduce Today's Lesson:

Chapter 1- Lesson 2:  INFLUENCES ON YOUR HEALTH

THURSDAY & FRIDAY:

Chapter 1 - Lesson 2: Influences On Your Health (pg. 11-16)

MIND WARMER:  Your physical environment influences your total health and contributes to your sense of well-being. (Activity:  Describe characteristics of your physical environment. What parts contribute to a healthful environment? Are there aspects that pose risk to your health? ) 

 

Student Instructions

Today's Lesson:

Chapter 1- Lesson 2:  INFLUENCES ON YOUR HEALTH

THURSDAY & FRIDAY:

Chapter 1 - Lesson 2: Influences On Your Health (pg. 11-16)

MIND WARMER:  Your physical environment influences your total health and contributes to your sense of well-being. (Activity:  Describe characteristics of your physical environment. What parts contribute to a healthful environment? Are there aspects that pose risk to your health?) 

11 INDEPENDENT PRACTICE:

Activity: Assessing

Introduce Today's Lesson:

THURSDAY & FRIDAY:

Chapter 1- Lesson 2:  INFLUENCES ON YOUR HEALTH

  • Have students re-read Chapter 1 - Lesson 2 on pg. 11-16
  • Complete the questions on pg. 16. - Lesson 2 Review  
Student Instructions

Today's Lesson:

THURSDAY & FRIDAY:

Chapter 1- Lesson 2:  INFLUENCES ON YOUR HEALTH

  • Re-read Chapter 1 - Lesson 2 on pg. 11-16
  • Complete the questions on pg. 16 - Lesson 2 Review. 

 

12 Wrap-Up:

Introduce Today's Lesson:

MONDAY - FRIDAY:

Test their knowledge using the app Kahoot! to check for understanding of the lesson about the INFLUENCES ON YOUR HEALTH.

Student Instructions

Today's Lesson:

MONDAY - FRIDAY:

Test their knowledge using the app Kahoot! to check for understanding of the lesson about the INFLUENCES ON YOUR HEALTH.