Outcome Chart - British Columbia - Physical and Health Education Grade 8

This outcome chart contains media-related learning outcomes from the British Columbia Grade 8 Physical and Health Education curriculum with links to supporting resources on the MediaSmarts site.

Curricular Competencies

Students will develop the competencies needed to be healthy and active citizens.

Healthy Choices

Demonstrate an ability to apply a goal-setting or decision-making model to a specific situation

Design a plan to achieve a specific goal

Assess the content, origins, and purpose of information about safety and health topics

Describe strategies for promoting wellness, including avoiding the harmful use of alcohol, tobacco, and other psychoactive substances

Describe safety strategies to avoid or respond to potentially harmful situations, including abusive or exploitive situations

Describe practices that support healthy sexual decision-making

MediaSmarts Resources

Alcohol Myths

Behaving Ethically Online: Ethics and Values

Cyberbullying and Civic Participation

Freedom to Smoke

Gender and Tobacco

Gender Messages in Alcohol Advertising

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

Image Gap

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

Marketing to Teens: Alternate Ads

Marketing to Teens: Gender Roles in Advertising

Marketing to Teens: Gotta Have It! Designer & Brand Names

Marketing to Teens: Marketing Tactics

Mirror Image

Promoting Ethical Behaviour Online: My Virtual Life

Scientific Detectives

Selling Obesity

Selling Tobacco

That’s Not Cool

The Target is You!

The True Story

Thinking Like a Citizen

Tobacco Labels

Understanding Cyberbullying : Virtual vs. Physical Worlds

Who Knows? Your Privacy in the Information Age

Who’s on First? Alcohol Advertising and Sports

Personal and Social Development

Describe strategies for building and maintaining healthy interpersonal relationships

Describe skills for avoiding or responding to unhealthy, abusive, or exploitative relationships

Describe strategies for identifying and managing mental wellness issues such as anxiety, stress, and depression

Describe and demonstrate effective and appropriate responses to bullying, discrimination, harassment, and intimidation

MediaSmarts Resources

Behaving Ethically Online: Ethics and Values

Cyberbullying and Civic Participation

Cyberbullying and the Law

Promoting Ethical Behaviour Online: My Virtual Life

That’s Not Cool

Understanding Cyberbullying : Virtual vs. Physical Worlds

Licensed Resources

Passport to the Internet

Content

Students will know and understand the following Content:

factors that influence personal health decisions, including the media and peers

short- and long-term consequences of contracting sexually transmitted infections

practices that reduce the risk of acquiring or passing on sexually transmitted infections and other serious communicable illnesses

influences on individual identities, including sexual identity, gender, values, and beliefs

safe use of the Internet and social media

 

MediaSmarts Resources

Alcohol Myths

Behaving Ethically Online: Ethics and Values

Cyberbullying and Civic Participation

Cyberbullying and the Law

Do You Believe This Camel?

Exposing Gender Stereotypes

Female Action Heroes

Freedom to Smoke

Gender and Tobacco

Gender Messages in Alcohol Advertising

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

Image Gap

Kids, Alcohol and Advertising 1: Messages About Drinking

Kids, Alcohol and Advertising 2: Young Drinkers

Kids, Alcohol and Advertising 3: Understanding Brands

Learning Gender Stereotypes

Mirror Image

Promoting Ethical Behaviour Online: My Virtual Life

Put Your Best Face Forward

Scientific Detectives

Selling Obesity

Selling Tobacco

That’s Not Cool

The Girl in the Mirror

The Impact of Gender Stereotypes

The Target is You!

The True Story

Thinking Like a Tobacco Company

Tobacco Labels

Truth or Money

Understanding Cyberbullying : Virtual vs. Physical Worlds

Who’s on First? Alcohol Advertising and Sports

Winning the Cyber Security Game

Licensed Resources

Passport to the Internet