Health and Human Relationships

Title

Health and Human Relationships

Subject

Relationships; Communication; Youth; Habits of Health & Habits of Mind (Ubbes, 2008)

Description

National Health Education Standards

Standard 1:
Students will comprehend concepts related to health promotion and disease prevention to enhance health.

Performance Indicator for Grades 6-8
1.8.5 Describe ways to reduce or prevent injuries and other adolescent health problems.

Standard 2:
Students will analyze the influence of family, peers, culture, media, technology, and other factors on health behaviors.

Performance Indicator for Grades 6-8
2.8.9 Describe how some health risk behaviors can influence the likelihood of engaging in unhealthy behaviors.

Standard 3:
Students will demonstrate the ability to access valid information, products, and services to enhance health.

Performance Indicator for Grades 6-8:
3.8.3 Determine the accessibility of products that enhance health.

Standard 4:
Students will demonstrate the ability to use interpersonal communication skills to enhance health and avoid or reduce health risks.

Performance Indicator for Grade 6-8:
4.8.1 Apply effective verbal and nonverbal communication skills to enhance health.

Standard 5:
Students will demonstrate the ability to use decision-making skills to enhance health.

Performance Indicator for Grade 6-8:
5.8.7 Analyze the outcomes of a health-related decision.

Standard 6:
Students will demonstrate the ability to use goal-setting skills to enhance health.

Performance Indicator for Grade 6-8:
6.8.2. Develop a goal to adopt, maintain, or improve a personal health practice.

Standard 7:
Students will demonstrate the ability to practice health-enhancing behaviors and avoid or reduce health risks.

Performance Indicator for Grades 6-8:
7.8.1: Explain the importance of assuming responsibility for personal health behaviors.

Standard 8:
Students will demonstrate the ability to advocate for personal, family, and community health.

Performance Indicator for Grades 6-8:
8.8.1: State a health-enhancing position on a topic and support it with accurate information.

Creator

Plocek, Cori; Lotspeich, Dylan

Publisher

Miami University Libraries

Date

2013

Contributor

Ubbes, Valerie (editor and genre designer)

Format

PDF

Language

English

Type

Text

Identifier

Health&HumanRelationships

Citation

Plocek, Cori; Lotspeich, Dylan, “Health and Human Relationships,” Health Literacy Database at Miami University, accessed July 21, 2017, https://dlp.lib.miamioh.edu/healthliteracy/items/show/164.