Outcome Chart - Northwest Territories - Health Education Grade 6

This outcome chart contains media-related learning outcomes from the Northwest Territories Grade 6 Health Education curriculum, with links to supporting resources on the MediaSmarts site.

Mental and Emotional Well Being

It is expected that students will:

  • describe how discrimination affects people
  • describe how people learn to discriminate


Once Upon a Time

TV Stereotypes

Villains, Heroes and Heroines

Sheroes and Heroes

Media Kids

What’s in a Word?

Comic Book Characters

Stereotyping and Bias

Gender Stereotypes and Body Image

Female Action Heroes

Images of Learning: Elementary

Put Downs

Avatars and Body Image

Educational Games

CyberSense and Nonsense: The Second Adventure of the Three CyberPigs

Alcohol and Other Drugs

It is expected that students will:

  • examine their values in relation to drug, alcohol, tobacco and solvent usage
  • identify some of the myths related to drugs and alcohol use
  • identify factors which influence our decisions about the use of drugs
  • identify the main reasons for advertising
  • look critically at advertisements


Kids, Alcohol and Advertising: Messages About Drinking

Kids, Alcohol and Advertising: Young Drinkers

Kids, Alcohol and Advertising: Understanding Brands

Kids, Alcohol and Advertising: Interpreting Media Messages

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

Who’s On First: Alcohol Advertising and Sports

Thinking Like a Tobacco Company

Freedom to Smoke

Image Gap

Mirror Image

The True Story

Tobacco Labels

Truth or Money

Pay for Play