Comprehensive School Health Education Book

Comprehensive School Health Education


  • Author : Linda Meeks
  • Publisher : McGraw-Hill Education
  • Release Date : 2012-03-12
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages : 992
  • ISBN 10 : 0078028515

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Comprehensive School Health Education Book Description :

The most widely used college health education text and teacher resource book, Comprehensive School Health Education provides everything needed to teach health in grades K-12. This text prepares teachers to design and implement a curriculum that integrates the 2007 National Health Education Standards (NHES), the six categories of risk behavior identified by the CDC, and the ten content areas of school health. Included are Totally Awesome Teaching StrategiesTM, reproducible Teaching Masters, and a Curriculum Guide, all keyed to the NHES at age-appropriate grade levels. With more than 120 teaching strategies to use as lesson plans, Comprehensive School Health Education offers teachers and future teachers a dynamic and empowering approach to teaching health skills and promoting lifelong healthy behaviors in their students. Instructors and students can now access their course content through the Connect digital learning platform by purchasing either standalone Connect access or a bundle of print and Connect access. McGraw-Hill Connect® is a subscription-based learning service accessible online through your personal computer or tablet. Choose this option if your instructor will require Connect to be used in the course. Your subscription to Connect includes the following: • SmartBook® - an adaptive digital version of the course textbook that personalizes your reading experience based on how well you are learning the content. • Access to your instructor’s homework assignments, quizzes, syllabus, notes, reminders, and other important files for the course. • Progress dashboards that quickly show how you are performing on your assignments and tips for improvement. • The option to purchase (for a small fee) a print version of the book. This binder-ready, loose-leaf version includes free shipping. Complete system requirements to use Connect can be found here: http://www.mheducation.com/highered/platforms/connect/training-support-students.html

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Comprehensive School Health Education


  • Author : Linda Brower Meeks
  • Publisher : McGraw-Hill Humanities, Social Sciences & World Languages
  • Release Date : 2008-01
  • Genre: Health & Fitness
  • Pages : 896
  • ISBN 10 : 0073404624

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Comprehensive School Health Education Book Description :

A market leader, this book continues to be the most thorough text and resource for preparing elementary-, middle-, and secondary-school teachers to teach health. Students who use this text in a methods class keep it as a reference for student-teaching and throughout their teaching career. They rely on the practical strategies and methods that the book provides, as well as on its comprehensive Curriculum Guide: an organized, sequential K-12 plan for teaching students the information and skills they need to become health-literate, to maintain and improve their health, to prevent disease, and to reduce risky health-related behaviors.

Comprehensive School Health Education  Totally Awesome Strategies For Teaching Health Book

Comprehensive School Health Education Totally Awesome Strategies For Teaching Health


  • Author : Linda Meeks
  • Publisher : McGraw-Hill Humanities/Social Sciences/Languages
  • Release Date : 2010-03-10
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages : 976
  • ISBN 10 : 0073404667

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Comprehensive School Health Education Totally Awesome Strategies For Teaching Health Book Description :

A market leader, this book continues to be the most thorough text and resource for preparing elementary-, middle-, and secondary-school instructors to teach health. Students who use this text in a methods class keep it both as a reference for student-teaching and throughout their teaching careers. They rely on the practical strategies and methods that the book provides, as well as on its comprehensive Curriculum Guide: an organized, sequential K-12 plan for teaching students the information and skills they need to become health-literate, to maintain and improve their health, to prevent disease, and to reduce risky health-related behaviors.

Schools and Health Book

Schools and Health


  • Author : Committee on Comprehensive School Health Programs in Grades K-12
  • Publisher : National Academies Press
  • Release Date : 1997-12-09
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages : 484
  • ISBN 10 : 9780309578585

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Schools and Health Book Description :

Schools and Health is a readable and well-organized book on comprehensive school health programs (CSHPs) for children in grades K-12. The book explores the needs of today's students and how those needs can be met through CSHP design and development. The committee provides broad recommendations for CSHPs, with suggestions and guidelines for national, state, and local actions. The volume examines how communities can become involved, explores models for CSHPs, and identifies elements of successful programs. Topics include: The history of and precedents for health programs in schools. The state of the art in physical education, health education, health services, mental health and pupil services, and nutrition and food services. Policies, finances, and other elements of CSHP infrastructure. Research and evaluation challenges. Schools and Health will be important to policymakers in health and education, school administrators, school physicians and nurses, health educators, social scientists, child advocates, teachers, and parents.