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Links verified 7/27/2020


  1. Alcohol Self-Assessment Quiz - Knowing the difference between social drinking and alcohol abuse can help you get the guidance you need to protect your future
  2. Behind the Scenes of Adolescent Drug Use - some of the most essential social determinants that influence adolescent substance use
  3. A Brush Chart - A colorful reminder to brush your teeth at least twice a day [from Colgate]. An Adobe Acrobat document in .pdf format This link includes something for the teacher to print
  4. Brush Chart to Color - another tooth brushing chart to print An Adobe Acrobat document in .pdf format This link includes something for the teacher to print
  5. Your Body - From growing up to getting braces, popping pimples to catching some ZZZs, this section gives you the basics on your changing body - from head to toe. For teens.
  6. Breakfast Basics - from Kids Health
  7. Bright Smiles, Bright Futures. teacher materials from Colgate
  8. Calories - How many calories am I burning when I exercise?
  9. Clean Hands and Good Manners - Manners and hand-washing go "hand in hand" when it comes to a safe and pleasant cafeteria environment. An Adobe Acrobat document in .pdf format
  10. Climate Change and Human Health - from the World Health Organization
  11. Climate Change and Human Health - from the New England Journal of Medicine
  12. CoolSpot - Teen place for information on Alcohol and resisting peer pressure
  13. Drugs and Alcohol - A 13-issue soap opera comic book about young people dealing with substance abuse and addiction. 
  14. Drug Database - Prescription, Nonprescription and Herbal medicine database collections from Web MD
  15. Drug Information - browse by brand or generic name
  16. Drug Testing - Withstanding the test of time -NCAA drug-testing program has been more than an effective deterrent for substance abuse
  17. Effects Of Global Environmental Change On Human Health - a report from Science Daily
  18. Eye Care and Health - from Vision Center
  19. First Aid - practical, up-to-the-minute advice from the Mayo Clinic
  20. Health Effects of Teen Substance Abuse - While some teenagers will “grow out” of a desire to use drugs, even brief amounts of abuse could have lasting effects on their development and physical well-being.
  21. Health Lesson Plans for Block Scheduling - integrate health with other subject areas A lesson plan can be found at this site
  22. Health News daily from the New York Times
  23. The Heart - Online Exploration 
  24. HeartPoint - site to help in the understanding of the heart and heart disease
  25. Human Anatomy Online - Learn about the body systems
  26. InteliHealth - Interactive Tools, Quizzes, and Illustrations
  27. KidsHealth.org - trainloads of information on infections, behavior & emotions, food & fitness, and growing up healthy, as well as cool games and animation
  28. Live Healthier, Live Longer - the relationship between cholesterol and coronary disease 
  29. Looking Good, Feeling Good- Grades 6-8 - interactive site with lesson plans. 
  30. Martindale's Health Science Guide containing over 52,000 teaching files
  31. Mind over Matter - Help adolescents learn about the effects of drug abuse on the body and the brain.
  32. Obesity - Video Discussion by teens on their fights with obesity. Quizzes, body image and eating disorders included. A video is available through this link
  33. On Health: Your Personal Guide to Health - Special reports and news items related to health are the focus of this site. The conditions database offers a wealth of information. Acne, AIDS, and Alzheimer's are just a few I found in the A category of their conditions database. [Web MD]
  34. Parent's Guide to a Child's Sleep - some of the problems parents are facing and some common and highly researched solutions
  35. PDR Family Guide to Prescription Drugs - Look up any prescription drug.
  36. Pedometer - Gmaps pedometer - Find out how many miles you run. Track your distance with gmaps.
  37. Quackwatch - Your Guide to Health Fraud, Quackery, and Intelligent Decisions
  38. Sleep Disorders - Types of sleep disorders.
  39. Smart Mouth - Learn about foods 
  40. Teen Drug Use - commonly abused drugs
  41. Teenage Suicide - a leading cause of death
  42. The Truth About Secondhand Smoke - if you live with someone who smokes or spend a lot of time in an environment where others are smoking, you could be damaging your health nearly as much as if you smoked yourself
  43. Walk in My Shoes - an activity project that reaches across generations and teaches young people about growing older and the physical changes that occur with age.


A resource for the teacher to use in planning their lessons site for teachers | A PowerPoint show related to this standard PowerPoint show | An Adobe Acrobat document in .pdf format Acrobat document | A Microsoft Word document to be downloaded Word document | This interactive site would work well on an interactive whiteboard whiteboard resource | This resource includes voice instructions for students sound | A video is available through this link video format | This site is interactive and allows students to play a game or input or collect data interactive lesson | This site includes questions for your students to check their understanding a quiz | A lesson plan can be found at this site lesson plan | This link includes something for the teacher to print to print

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