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Online textbook link:

Click here for online textbook: (To sign on to the textbook; User name: villagesschool\your user name; password is your password fo school computers)

Moodle.tvcs.org 

Information on getting someone you care about help for drug abuse: http://www.projectknow.com/research/substance-abuse-help/

Notetaking packets: If your students can't find their notetaking packet, they can print out a new one by going to the online text book. How to find the resources:

  1. Go to online textbook, through the link above.
  2. Sign into the network (villagesschool\user name then your password for school computers)
  3. Select textbook for health
  4. In the margin you will see a tab that says Classroom Resources by Type
  5. Click on Editable Resources
  6. Choose Adaptable reading and note taking guide
  7. Print out each lesson (ex. ch. 17.1, 17.2, 17.3 and 17.4)

The first two chapters that we will cover in health this semester are:

Chapter 15- Alcohol

  • Describe how alcohol acts as a depressant in the body.
  • Identify three major factors that influence underage drinking.
  • Communicate no in a way that tells other you mean it.
  • Summarize the effects of intoxication on the body systems.
  • List four factors that affect blood alcohol concentration.
  • Identify three ways that intoxication may lead to death.
  • Identify five serious physical effects of long-term alcohol abuse.
  • Describe the three stages of alcoholism.
  • List in order three steps taken during recovery from alcoholism.
  • Evaluate how refusal skills help you stick to your decision not to drink.
  • Identify two benefits of avoiding situations where alcohol is present.

 

Chapter 16- Tobacco

  • Describe the various forms of tobacco products.
  • Identify three factors that influence teens’ decisions about tobacco use.
  • Develop skills to analyze advertisement messages.
  • Explain how nicotine affects the body.
  • Identify two other dangerous substances in tobacco smoke.
  • Examine why using smokeless tobacco is not a safe alternative to smoking.
  • Describe the long term health risks of tobacco use.
  • Identify the long term risks of exposure to second hand smoke.
  • Examine why using smokeless tobacco is not a safe alternative to smoking.
  • Describe the long term health risks of tobacco use.
  • Identify the long term risks of exposure to second hand smoke.
  • Examine how smoking by a pregnant woman can affect her baby.
  • Examine how refusal skills will help you stick with your decision not to use tobacco.
  • Describe the benefits of quitting tobacco use.
  • Identify the most important factor for successfully quitting tobacco.

After school computer lab : Open Monday - Friday from 3:20-5:20 in room 217.

  

 

  

 

 

Contact: Amy.Betzer@tvcs.org

PDF documents
8th Grade Health Syllabus - 8th Grade Health Syllabus
Ch. 15 NTP Vocabulary - Ch. 15 NTP Vocabulary
Ch. 16 Extra credit parental verification form - Ch. 16 Extra credit verification form
Ch. 16 NTP Vocabulary - Ch. 16 NTP Vocabulary
Ch. 17 NTP Vocabulary - Ch. 17 NTP Vocabulary
Ch. 19 NTP Vocabulary - Ch. 19 NTP Vocabulary
Ch. 20 NTP Vocabulary - Ch. 20 NTP Vocabulary
Ch. 22 NTP Vocabulary - Ch. 22 NTP Vocabulary
Ch. 24 NTP Vocabulary - Ch. 24 NTP Vocabulary
Ch. 25 NTP Vocabulary - Ch. 25 NTP Vocabulary
Grade Recovery Guidelines - Grade Recovery Guidelines
Grade Recovery Rubric - Grade Recovery Rubric
How can parents protect kids from smoking fact she - fact sheet
Mayor Speech Rubric -
smoking and kids fact sheets - fact sheet
Smoking and other drugs fact sheet - fact sheet
smoking starts at a very young age fact sheet - fact sheet
tobacco companies maketing to kids fact sheet - fact sheet
Trends in tobacco industry fact sheet - fact sheet
Where do youth smokers get cigarettes fact sheet - fact sheet

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