Outcome Chart - Prince Edward Island - Health Education Grade 8

This outcome chart contains media-related learning outcomes from the Prince Edward Island Grade 8 Health Education curriculum, with links to supporting resources on the MediaSmarts site.

Wellness Choices

Overall Expectations

Students will make responsible and informed choices to maintain health and to promote safety for self and others.

Specific Expectations

Personal Health

examine the relationship between choices and resulting consequences

develop personal strategies to deal with pressures to have a certain look/lifestyle

MediaSmarts Resources

Lessons

Cyberbullying and the Law

ICYouSee: A Lesson in Critical Thinking

Image Gap

Mirror Image

Online Marketing to Kids: Protecting Your Privacy

Promoting Ethical Behaviour Online: Our Values and Ethics

Put Your Best Face Forward

Who Knows? Your Privacy in the Information Age

Winning the Cyber Security Game

Safety/Responsibility

identify potentially unsafe situations, and begin to develop strategies to reduce risk

develop strategies to effectively access health information and health services in the community

identify and develop personal resiliency skills

MediaSmarts Resources

Lessons

Behaving Ethically Online: Ethics and Values

I heard it ‘round the Internet: Sexual health education and authenticating online information

Interactive Resources

MyWorld (licensed resource)

Sexual Health

demonstrate an understanding that individuals experience different rates of physical, emotional, sexual, and social development

determine the signs, methods, and consequences of various types of abuse

demonstrate an understanding of sexual orientation

demonstrate an understanding of responsibilities and consequences associated with being sexually active

MediaSmarts Resources

Lessons

I heard it ‘round the Internet: Sexual health education and authenticating online information

That’s Not Cool

Relationship Choices

Overall Expectations

Students will develop effective interpersonal skills that demonstrate responsibility, respect, and caring in order to establish and maintain healthy interactions.

Specific Expectations

Understanding and Expressing Feelings

evaluate the relationship between risk management and stress management

analyse the effects of self-concept on personal communication

MediaSmarts Resources

Lessons

Behaving Ethically Online: Ethics and Values

Put Your Best Face Forward

That’s Not Cool

Interactions

describe strategies for maintaining healthy relationships

describe and provide examples of ethical behaviour in relationships

develop and demonstrate strategies for promoting peaceful relationships

MediaSmarts Resources

Lessons

Behaving Ethically Online: Ethics and Values

Cyberbullying and Civic Participation

Cyberbullying and the Law

Understanding Cyberbullying : Virtual vs. Physical Worlds

That’s Not Cool