7th GRADE HEALTH
Mr. Chris Homer
(631) 647-6900 ext. 6906
REQUIRED (CLASS MEETS EVERY OTHER DAY)
This course teaches students practical and necessary skills by focusing on eight specific areas: understanding the changes of adolescence; building self-confidence and communication skills; understanding and managing feelings; improving friendships and resisting negative peer pressure; strengthening family relationships; AIDS education; making wise and healthy decisions, especially regarding alcohol and drug use; and setting goals for successful and healthy living.
50% - Class work and participation
25% - Quizzes
25% - Homework and projects (in school)
** The course is Pass/Fail
Text: Prentice Hall Health 2007
Extra Help is every day from 7:15 A.M. – 7:35 A.M.
(Some mornings I have meetings so please try to confirm the day before)
Please feel free to contact me at any time.