• Lower Dauphin School District

    Curriculum Guide

    Course Title: Health
    Subject: Health & Physical Education
    Grade Level(s): 10-12
    Synopsis of Curriculum

    Health education, in the 11th grade, is designed to encourage the student to develop health preventive attitudes to foster a more productive lifestyle. Students are encouraged to assume responsibility for their own wellness and to understand the importance of maintaining a sound mind in a sound body. The curriculum consists of the following units: Mental Health; Drugs, Tobacco and Alcohol; Physical Fitness; Communicable Diseases; Human Relations and Sexuality; Safety and First Aid; Nutrition; and an overview of the Body Systems.


    Units of Study Titles

    Wellness-Stress, Self-Esteem, Decision Making, Goal Setting, Death & Dying/Grieving, Mental Health, Fitness, Nutrition/Diet

    Body Systems-Cardiovascular, Reproductive, Muscular Skeletal, Immune

    Drugs & Addiction- Smoked drug products (e-cigarettes, vaping, tobacco, etc.), Alcohol, Illegal Drugs, Recovery/Getting help/helping someone who is a addict