Outcome Chart - Alberta - Health and Life Skills Grade 4

This outcome chart contains media-related learning outcomes from the Alberta Grade 4 Health and Life Skills curriculum, with links to supporting resources on the MediaSmarts site.

Personal Health

It is expected that students will:

  • examine the various factors that influence body image; e.g., culture, media, peers, role models, weight loss industry
  • examine and evaluate the health risks associated with smoking and various forms of tobacco


Prejudice and Body Image

The Anatomy of Cool

Image Gap

Mirror Image

Thinking Like a Tobacco Company

Co-Co’s Adversmarts

Avatars and Body Image

Safety and Responsibility

It is expected that students will:

  • describe and demonstrate passive, aggressive and assertive behaviours; e.g., assertive strategies for use in dealing with bullies
  • expand practices that provide safety for self and others; e.g., develop guidelines for safe use of technology/chat lines


Introduction to Cyberbullying: Avatars and Identity

Game Time

Pay for Play

Understanding the Internet: Using the Internet

Understanding the Internet: Pathways and Addresses

Understanding the Internet: Build Understanding

Understanding the Internet: Communication and Social Media

Introduction to Cyberbullying: Avatars and Identity

Student Tutorial (Licensed Resource)

Passport to the Internet: Student tutorial for Internet literacy (Grades 4-8)

Educational Game

Privacy Playground: The First Adventure of the Three CyberPigs

CyberSense and Nonsense: The Second Adventure of the Three CyberPigs

Data Defenders


Challenging Cyberbullying