This course presents material high school students need in order to understand how to become and to stay healthy. It teaches the skills necessary to weigh options, to make responsible decisions, and to develop behaviors that promote healthy life-styles.
The student will complete eight units in the text, including chapter reviews and eight unit tests. Sixty percent accuracy is required on all tests to pass. Retests are required on failed exams. Score from failed test will be averaged with the retest score.
Textbook: Health – Choosing Wellness, 2nd edition by Roger Wayne Seehafter, Carol Bershad, and Deborah S. Haber, Prentice Hall, 1992.
Reading Level: 9 – 12