Health education in K5 through 8th grade includes both a personal and community approach to health care. In Grade 2, children begin to connect their own actions and health habits with others in the community. They learn how diseases can be passed from one person to the next. For more information see: http://opi.mt.gov/PDF/Health/NHES.PDF
Students will comprehend concepts related to health promotion and disease prevention to enhance health.
Students will analyze the influence of family, peers, culture, media, technology and other factors on health behaviors
Students will demonstrate the ability to use interpersonal communication skills to enhance health and avoid or reduce health risks.
Students will demonstrate the ability to use decision-making skills to enhance health.
Students will demonstrate the ability to use goal-setting skills to enhance health.