6th Grade Topics—Parts of Health, Body Systems, Communicable and Non-Communicable Diseases
This course is designed to teach students the 4 parts of health and the significance of each. Students will understand how behavioral choices can positively or negatively affect physical, mental, emotional and social well-being. Students will be able to identify major organs and body systems and explain how they are affected by eating patterns and behavioral choices. Students will be able to differentiate between and demonstrate an understanding of both communicable and non-communicable diseases.