Outcome Chart - Nova Scotia - Health Education Grade 8

Healthy Relationships

Specific Expectations

8.6 identify healthy and unhealthy relationships and demonstrate assertiveness skills to communicate thoughts and feelings within primary relationships

8.7 examine the role of bystander in cases where a peer/friend is experiencing emotional, physical, psychological harm and practise scenarios that show support and help

8.8 practise the ability to listen to a peer to understand another’s needs and circumstances, express understanding, and support them in getting help in relation to physical, mental, and social health concerns

MediaSmarts Resources

Lessons

Understanding Cyberbullying : Virtual vs. Physical Worlds

That’s Not Cool

Cyberbullying and Civic Participation

Educational Games

MyWorld (licensed resource)

Passport to the Internet (licensed resource)

Top Secret!

Healthy Community

Specific Expectations

8.13 assess the benefits and risks of online technology and make healthy and responsible decisions that reduce the risk of exploitation and victimization

8.14 examine the media portrayal of sexual orientation

8.15 critically analyze industry’s impact on body image and healthy eating

8.16 examine the impacts of substance use and gambling, both legally sanctioned and illegal activities have on communities

MediaSmarts Resources

Lessons

Cyberbullying and Civic Participation

Cyberbullying and the Law

Deconstructing Web Pages

Exposing Gender Stereotypes

Hate 2.0

Hate or Debate

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

Image Gap

Learning Gender Stereotypes

Media literacy key concepts Lesson 5: Media have social and political implications

Mirror Image

Playing With Privacy

Privacy and Internet Life: Lesson Plan for Intermediate Classrooms

Promoting Ethical Behaviour Online: My Virtual Life

Scapegoating and Othering

Taming the Wild Wiki

The Impact of Gender Stereotypes

The Price of Happiness

Thinking about Hate

Understanding Cyberbullying : Virtual vs. Physical Worlds

Video Games

Who Knows? Your Privacy in the Information Age

Winning the Cyber Security Game

Cyberbullying and Civic Participation

Understanding Cyberbullying : Virtual vs. Physical Worlds

Promoting Ethical Behaviour Online: Our Values and Ethics

That’s Not Cool

Put Your Best Face Forward

Educational Games

Allies and Aliens

Click if You Agree

MyWorld (licensed resource)

Passport to the Internet (licensed resource)