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Musical Theater Night – Thursday, May 25th, 6:30 p.m.

North Lake School District

A new century of discovery

Health

Health and wellness concepts are integrated through the K-8 physical education curriculum. North Lake School promotes a healthy lifestyle including making good choices and being active.
 
D.A.R.E. (Drug Abuse Resistance Education) is taught in 5th grade by a local enforcement officer. Students learn the benefits of responsibility through the interactive in-school curriculum which lasts ten weeks.
 
Human Growth and development is taught in grades 5-6-8 and in gender specific sessions. The human growth and development curriculum is based on abstinence and can be accessed by parents at any time. It is housed in our library and available for review.

 
Topics covered in health:
 
5th Grade:

  • Making good decisions
  • Self-Esteem
  • Body Systems
  • Growth and development
  • Nutrition

 
6th Grade:

  • Review Responsible Decision making model
  • Body Image
  • Coping with Conflict and stress
  • Body Systems
  • Physical Fitness
  • Growth and Development

 
7th Grade:

  • Responsible Decision Making
  • Tobacco and e-cigarettes
  • Drugs
  • Alcohol
  • Nutrition
  • Healthy Relationships

 
8th Grade:

  • Responsible Decision Making
  • Alcohol
  • Consumer Health/Advertising
  • Screen Safety
  • Review of Nutrition
  • Review of drugs
  • Human Growth and Development