Griffin Middle School 7th Grade Health. S. S. A. A. W. W. P. P. “The Skills You Need to Succeed” Ms. Tatum Email: Melissa.Tatum@cobbk12.org. Dear Students and Parents,
7th Grade Health
“The Skills You Need to Succeed”
Dear Students and Parents,
I hope you are looking forward to a wonderful nine weeks of Health Education. This course will cover many relevant and important topics that will contribute greatly to your overall quality of life. Please read the student expectations and evaluation and get ready to aim for success.
Text: Teen Health Course 2
Unit 1- Getting a Grip on Good Life Skills (1wk)(Self-esteem, Self-Concept, Lifestyle Factors, Stress
Conflict Resolution, Friendships, Hygiene) Unit Test
Unit 2- Preventing Disease and Accidents (3.5wks)(Nutrition, Eating Disorders, Safety, Adult CPR, First aid) Unit Test
Unit 3- Human Growth and Development (2wks)
( Choosing the Best Path, Relationships, Sexual Transmitted Disease, Teenage Pregnancy, Abstinence) Workbook Assignments
Unit 4- Choosing to Stay Drug Free (2.5wks)
(Tobacco, Alcohol, Other Drugs) Drug Project
Participation 10% Class work/ Homework 20% Formative Assessments 30% Summative- Assessments 40%
Please feel free to contact me if you have any questions or concerns (678-842-6917). I will also be incorporating a BLOG this year and here is the web address http://cobblearning.net/coachtatum//
**Please return this with a parent/guardian signature to receive 20 points for your daily grade.
Student Signature:___________________ Homeroom Teacher:____________________
Parent/Guardian Signature:________________________ Daytime Phone Number:________________
This Syllabus is subject to change in order to accommodate class needs. Students will be notified when changes are made.