Outcome Chart - Nova Scotia - Health Education Grade 7

Healthy Self

Specific Expectations

7.1 identify what they value and set personal goals that contribute to their health and value system

7.2 demonstrate an understanding of the aesthetic and ability factors that can influence one’s body image and how it can affect participation in physical activity

7.4 examine influences that impact one’s decision-making abilities about alcohol use

7.5 demonstrate an understanding of the risks associated with gambling, including no pay gambling sites and identify signs of concern among youth

7.6 differentiate between sexual orientation and gender identity

7.7 identify ways of maintaining sexual health

7.8 apply a series of decision-making steps to potential situations involving risk, including sexual decision making and decision making in relation to the use of alcohol

7.10 differentiate between the warning of signs of major depressive disorder, anxiety disorder, attention deficit disorder, recognizing gender differences and the impact of delayed treatment

7.11 demonstrate an understanding that mental health is an integral component of health, that there is no shame in expressing a need for mental health support, and to recognize safe people in their lives whom they can trust to help them

MediaSmarts Resources

Lessons

Alcohol Myths

Cyberbullying and Civic Participation

Cyberbullying and the Law

Gambling in the Media

Gender Messages in Alcohol Advertising

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

Introduction to Ethics: Avatars and Identity

Kids, Alcohol and Advertising 1: Messages About Drinking

Kids, Alcohol and Advertising 2: Young Drinkers

Kids, Alcohol and Advertising 3: Understanding Brands

Prejudice and Body Image

Promoting Ethical Behaviour Online: My Virtual Life

Put Downs

Stay on the Path Lesson Four: Scavenger Hunt

Understanding Cyberbullying : Virtual vs. Physical Worlds

Who’s on First? Alcohol Advertising and Sports

Promoting Ethical Behaviour Online: Our Values and Ethics

That’s Not Cool

Put Your Best Face Forward

Educational Games

Allies and Aliens

The Target is You!

Top Secret!

Healthy Relationships

Specific Expectations

7.14 describe different types of interpersonal relationships, the importance of respectful and non-violent relationships and examine the positive and negative reasons for starting and ending relationships

7.15 examine methods for contraception and the benefits/disadvantages of each method

MediaSmarts Resources

Lessons

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

Promoting Ethical Behaviour Online: My Virtual Life

That’s Not Cool

Healthy Community

Specific Expectations

7.18 demonstrate an understanding that communities have resources that youth can access for help for a variety of health issues

7.19 recognize there are potential harms arising from use of alcohol, caffeine, and gambling along a continuum of use

7.20 analyze positive and negative outcomes of social networking and use of mobile devices

MediaSmarts Resources

Lessons

Alcohol Myths

Cyberbullying and Civic Participation

Cyberbullying and the Law

Gender Messages in Alcohol Advertising

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

Introduction to Ethics: Avatars and Identity

Kids, Alcohol and Advertising 1: Messages About Drinking

Kids, Alcohol and Advertising 2: Young Drinkers

Kids, Alcohol and Advertising 3: Understanding Brands

Stay on the Path Lesson One: Searching for Treasure

Stay on the Path Lesson Two: All That Glitters is Not Gold

Stay on the Path Lesson Three: Treasure Maps

Stay on the Path Lesson Four: Scavenger Hunt

Winning the Cyber Security Game

What Students Need to Know about Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy

Privacy and Internet Life: Lesson Plan for Intermediate Classrooms

Taming the Wild Wiki

Video Games

Deconstructing Web Pages

Educational Games

Allies and Aliens

Click if You Agree

Jo Cool or Jo Fool

Passport to the Internet (licensed resource)

The Target is You!

Top Secret!

That’s Not Cool