Outcome Chart - Prince Edward Island - Health Education Grade 4

This outcome chart contains media-related learning outcomes from the Prince Edward Island Grade4 Health Education 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

demonstrate an understanding of the connections among physical activity, emotional wellness, and social wellness

evaluate the impact of environmental factors on personal health, and develop positive environmental health habits

examine the various factors that influence body image

examine and evaluate the health risks associated with smoking and other forms of tobacco use

MediaSmarts Resources


Avatars and Body Image

Game Time

Girls and Boys on Television

Kids, Alcohol and Advertising 1: Messages About Drinking

Kids, Alcohol and Advertising 2: Young Drinkers

Kids, Alcohol and Advertising 3: Understanding Brands

Media Kids

The Anatomy of Cool

TV Stereotypes

Safety and Responsibility

describe and demonstrate an understanding of passive, aggressive, and assertive behaviours

expand practices that provide safety for self and others

describe and demonstrate ways to assist with the safety of others

MediaSmarts Resources


Behaving Ethically Online: Ethics and Empathy

Facing TV Violence: Consequences and Media Violence

Facing TV Violence: Rewriting the Script

Understanding the Internet Lesson 4: Communication and Social Media

Introduction to Ethics: Avatars and Identity

Interactive Resources

CyberSense and Nonsense: The Second Adventure of the Three CyberPigs

Data Defenders

Passport to the Internet (licensed resource)

Privacy Pirates

Privacy Playground

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

recognize that individuals can have a positive and negative influence on the feelings of others

identify and use short-term strategies for managing anger

recognize that management of positive/negative stress can affect health

describe and demonstrate communication skills and behaviours that show respect for the feelings of others

MediaSmarts Resources


Behaving Ethically Online: Ethics and Empathy

Introduction to Ethics: Avatars and Identity

Representing Ourselves Online


identify changes that may occur in friendships, and explore strategies to deal with changes

identify and describe ways to provide support to others

demonstrate an understanding of effective communication skills and behaviours to reduce escalation of conflict

MediaSmarts Resources


Behaving Ethically Online: Ethics and Empathy

Introduction to Ethics: Avatars and Identity

Rules of the Game