• HEALTH GRADING POLICY

                                                                                                    

    COURSE DESCRIPTION

    Health is a semester course that will guide students through the many dimensions of wellness. Students will develop skills needed in confronting difficult situations; understand health prevention and promotion techniques that will establish a solid personal health education; and become health literate in making positive and healthy decisions.

     

    CLASS REQUIREMENTS and MATERIALS

     

    1.     3 ring binder (no less than 1 ½ “) with college ruled leaf loose paper

    2.     Sectional Dividers (1 for each unit = 5 total)

    3.     Pencil or Pen

     COURSE OUTLINE

    All units align to the NC Essential Standards & Standard Course of Study for Healthful Living Education.

     

    UNITS

    1.     Mental and Emotional Health

    2.     Personal and Consumer Health

    3.     Interpersonal Communication and Relationships

    4.     Nutrition and Physical Activity

    5.     Alcohol, Tobacco, and Other Drugs

    CLASS EVALUATION and ASSESSMENT

     

    40%: Tests/Projects/Quizzes

    60%: Class Participation/Homework Assignments

     

    GRADING SCALE

    A: 90 – 100

    B: 80 – 89

    C: 70 – 79

    D: 60 – 69

    F: Below 60