Encourages students to make healthy choices by teaching them to analyze situations, identify problems, and evaluate life experiences. Through decision-making and problem-solving, this course covers wellness, personality, relationships, nutrition, fitness, human development, substance abuse, diseases, environmental health, and first aid. View TEKS.
Note: This course covers sexually transmitted diseases (STDs), including AIDS.
Textbook & Required Materials (Sold Separately):
• Bronson, Mary, Ph.D., and Merki, Don, Ph.D., et al. (2005). Glencoe Health. Glencoe/McGraw-Hill.
• A notebook to keep the notes taken over the assigned reading.