Outcome Chart - Nova Scotia - Health Education Grade 6

Healthy Self

Specific Expectations

1.5 identify and practise health enhancing ways to manage feelings and changes associated with the onset of puberty

1.6 differentiate between internal and external cues of hunger and satiety and suggest techniques for mindful eating

MediaSmarts Resources

Lessons

Advertising All Around Us

Freedom to Smoke

Image Gap

Junk Food Jungle

Kids, Alcohol and Advertising 1: Messages About Drinking

Kids, Alcohol and Advertising 2: Young Drinkers

Kids, Alcohol and Advertising 3: Understanding Brands

Looking at Food Advertising

Looks Good Enough to Eat

Mirror Image

Prejudice and Body Image

The Anatomy of Cool

You’ve Gotta Have a Gimmick

Avatars and Body Image

Healthy Relationships

Specific Expectations

2.1 practise communication skills that keep relationships in their lives healthy, safe, and productive

2.2 create a personal value code of ethics on relationships within their lives

MediaSmarts Resources

Lessons

Introduction to Ethics: Avatars and Identity

Put Downs

Stay on the Path Lesson Four: Scavenger Hunt

Understanding the Internet: Communication and Social Media

Introduction to Cyberbullying: Avatars and Identity

Educational Games

Jo Cool or Jo Fool

Passport to the Internet (licensed resource)

Top Secret!

Healthy Community

Specific Expectations

3.3 respond to advertising of and communication about the use of alcohol, tobacco, gambling, caffeine, medicines, food, and natural/alternative health products and communicate these ideas within the school community

3.4 identify personal safety strategies to use when home alone and/or babysitting

3.5 demonstrate an awareness of health issues related to the overuse of networking devices and video gaming, and assess signs of concern in oneself or others

MediaSmarts Resources

Lessons

Looking at Food Advertising

“He Shoots, He Scores”: Alcohol Advertising and Sports

Junk Food Jungle

Thinking Like a Tobacco Company: Grades 4-6

Kids, Alcohol and Advertising 1: Messages About Drinking

Kids, Alcohol and Advertising 2: Young Drinkers

Kids, Alcohol and Advertising 3: Understanding Brands

Looks Good Enough to Eat

You’ve Gotta Have a Gimmick

Freedom to Smoke

Image Gap

Mirror Image

The True Story

Winning the Cyber Security Game

Media literacy key concepts Lesson 3: Audiences negotiate meaning

Media literacy key concepts Lesson 4: Media have commercial implications

Scientific Detectives

Who’s on First? Alcohol Advertising and Sports

Tobacco Labels

Truth or Money

Game Time

Educational Games

Passport to the Internet (licensed resource)

The Target is You!