Health Lesson Plans & Activities

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Use this helpful teacher resource collection to develop lesson plans for your health and physical education classes. The course offers lesson plan outlines, activities and additional resources that are designed to make your health and physical education classes informative and fun.
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Lesson 1 - Immune System Lesson Plan
Lesson 2 - What Is the Immune System? - Our Body's Defense Against Pathogens  Take Quiz
Lesson 3 - Immune System Games & Activities
Lesson 4 - Immunology Lesson Plan
Lesson 5 - What is Immunology? - Definition & Branches  Take Quiz
Lesson 6 - Biological Immunity Lesson Plan
Lesson 7 - What is Immunity? - Definition & Types  Take Quiz
Lesson 8 - Disease Lesson Plan
Lesson 9 - Outbreak Lesson Plan
Lesson 10 - Disease Outbreak: Definition & Types  Take Quiz
Lesson 11 - Disease Transmission Lesson Plan
Lesson 12 - The Different Routes of Infectious Disease Transmission  Take Quiz
Lesson 13 - Disease Prevention Lesson Plan
Lesson 14 - How to Prevent Disease Transmission  Take Quiz
Lesson 15 - Communicable Diseases Lesson Plan for Elementary Students
Lesson 16 - Understanding Communicable Diseases: Lesson for Kids  Take Quiz
Lesson 17 - Pandemic & Epidemic Lesson Plan
Lesson 18 - Pandemics: Definition, History & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 19 - What is an Epidemic? - Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 20 - Chronic Disease Lesson Plan
Lesson 21 - Impact of Chronic Diseases on Human Populations  Take Quiz
Lesson 22 - Communicable Diseases Lesson Plan
Lesson 23 - Epidemiology of Communicable & Noncommunicable Diseases  Take Quiz
Lesson 24 - Infection Control Lesson Plan
Lesson 25 - Basic Principles of Infection Control  Take Quiz
Lesson 26 - Chain of Infection Lesson Plan
Lesson 27 - Germs Lesson Plan
Lesson 28 - Facts About Germs: Lesson for Kids  Take Quiz
Lesson 29 - Germs Activities
Lesson 30 - Epidemiology Lesson Plan
Lesson 31 - Tuberculosis Lesson Plan
Lesson 32 - Infectious Diseases Lesson Plan
Lesson 33 - Cholera Lesson Plan
Lesson 34 - Yellow Fever Lesson Plan
Lesson 35 - Vaccination Lesson Plan
Lesson 36 - Polio Lesson Plan
Lesson 37 - Smallpox Lesson Plan
Lesson 38 - Lifestyle Diseases Lesson Plan
Lesson 39 - Noncommunicable Diseases Lesson Plan
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Lesson 1 - Virus Lesson Plan
Lesson 2 - What Are Viruses? - Definition, Structure & Function  Take Quiz
Lesson 3 - Virus Activities
Lesson 4 - Virus Lesson Plan for Elementary School
Lesson 5 - Viruses Lesson for Kids: Definition & Facts  Take Quiz
Lesson 6 - Microorganism Lesson Plan
Lesson 7 - Microorganism: Definition, Types & Classification  Take Quiz
Lesson 8 - Bacteria Lesson Plan
Lesson 9 - Good Bacteria Lesson Plan
Lesson 10 - Good Bacteria for the Human Body: Types & Sources  Take Quiz
Lesson 11 - Bacterial Biology Activities for High School
Lesson 12 - Antibiotic Resistant Bacteria Lesson Plan
Lesson 13 - Bacteria Lesson Plan for Elementary School
Lesson 14 - Germs vs. Virus Lesson Plan
Lesson 15 - Germs vs. Viruses  Take Quiz
Lesson 16 - Bacteria Activities & Games
Lesson 17 - Bacteria Activities for Kids
Lesson 18 - Malaria Lesson Plan
Lesson 19 - What is Malaria? - Causes, Transmission & Symptoms  Take Quiz
Lesson 20 - MRSA Lesson Plan
Lesson 21 - Ebola Lesson Plan for Elementary School
Lesson 22 - What is Ebola? - Lesson for Kids  Take Quiz
Lesson 23 - Ebola Lesson Plan
Lesson 24 - Ebola Virus: Structure and Function  Take Quiz
Lesson 25 - African Diseases Lesson Plan
Lesson 26 - Common Diseases in Africa: Statistics & Types  Take Quiz
Lesson 27 - HIV Lesson Plan
Lesson 28 - HIV & AIDS: History, Spread & Threat  Take Quiz
Lesson 29 - HIV Lesson Plan for Middle School
Lesson 30 - HIV: Symptoms & Diagnosis  Take Quiz
Lesson 31 - Causes and Transmission of HIV  Take Quiz
Lesson 32 - HIV Teaching Activities
Lesson 33 - HIV Lesson Plan for Elementary School
Lesson 34 - HIV Definition & Facts: Lesson for Kids  Take Quiz
Lesson 35 - Bird Flu Lesson Plan
Lesson 36 - Avian Influenza: Definition, Symptoms & Causes  Take Quiz
Lesson 37 - Mold Lesson Plan for Elementary School
Lesson 38 - Bacterial Colony Lesson Plan
Lesson 39 - Influenza Lesson Plan
Lesson 40 - Common Cold Lesson Plan
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Lesson 1 - Consumer Health Lesson Plan
Lesson 2 - Health Insurance and Health Care: Overview, Roles & Regulations  Take Quiz
Lesson 3 - Essential Questions for Health
Lesson 4 - Health Projects for Middle School
Lesson 5 - Health Science Projects for High School
Lesson 6 - Social Health Lesson Plan
Lesson 7 - What Is Social Health? - Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 8 - Hydration Lesson Plan
Lesson 9 - What is Hydration? - Definition, Facts & Benefits  Take Quiz
Lesson 10 - Hygiene Lesson Plan
Lesson 11 - Personal Hygiene Lesson for Kids: Facts & Tips  Take Quiz
Lesson 12 - Dental Hygiene Lesson Plan
Lesson 13 - Dental Hygiene Lesson for Kids: Facts & Tips  Take Quiz
Lesson 14 - Body Image Lesson Plan
Lesson 15 - What Is Body Image? - Definition, Facts, Statistics & Issues  Take Quiz
Lesson 16 - STDs Lesson Plan
Lesson 17 - Overview of Major Sexually Transmitted Diseases  Take Quiz
Lesson 18 - Reducing Your Risk for Sexually Transmitted Infections  Take Quiz
Lesson 19 - How to Teach Students about Personal Hygiene  Take Quiz
Lesson 20 - Hygiene Activities for Middle School Students
Lesson 21 - Personal Hygiene Activities for Elementary Students
Lesson 22 - Teaching Hygiene to Students with Special Needs  Take Quiz
Lesson 23 - Personal Hygiene Lesson Plan for Middle School
Lesson 24 - Importance of Good Personal Hygiene for Teenagers  Take Quiz
Lesson 25 - Personal Hygiene Lesson Plan for Elementary School
Lesson 26 - Importance of Personal Hygiene for Children  Take Quiz
Lesson 27 - Healthy Heart Lesson Plan
Lesson 28 - Hand Washing Lesson Plan
Lesson 29 - Improving Heart Health: Diet & Exercise  Take Quiz
Lesson 30 - Asthma Lesson Plan for Elementary School
Lesson 31 - Posture Lesson Plan
Lesson 32 - Gaming Addiction Lesson Plan
Lesson 33 - Shopping Addiction Lesson Plan
Lesson 34 - Stages of Addiction Lesson Plan
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Lesson 1 - Substance Abuse Lesson Plan
Lesson 2 - Substance Use, Abuse, and Dependence: Definition and Causes of Substance Disorders  Take Quiz
Lesson 3 - Tobacco Lesson Plan
Lesson 4 - Tobacco Use & Health  Take Quiz
Lesson 5 - Drug Education Lesson Plan
Lesson 6 - Types of Drugs: Classifications & Effects  Take Quiz
Lesson 7 - Red Ribbon Week Lesson Plan
Lesson 8 - Prevention and Treatment Programs for Alcoholism  Take Quiz
Lesson 9 - Why Do People Use Drugs?  Take Quiz
Lesson 10 - Tobacco Use: Addiction and Short-Term Effects  Take Quiz
Lesson 11 - Addiction Lesson Plan
Lesson 12 - Addiction and Addictive Behaviors: Types & Warning Signs  Take Quiz
Lesson 13 - Drug Abuse Prevention Lesson Plan
Lesson 14 - Drug Abuse: Physical Consequences and Treatment  Take Quiz
Lesson 15 - Prescription Drug Abuse Prevention & Treatment Programs  Take Quiz
Lesson 16 - Solutions to Drug Abuse in Schools  Take Quiz
Lesson 17 - Books About Drug Abuse
Lesson 18 - Anti-Smoking Lesson Plan for Elementary School
Lesson 19 - Smoking Facts: Lesson for Kids  Take Quiz
Lesson 20 - Smoking Prevention Lesson Plan
Lesson 21 - Tobacco Abuse Prevention & Treatment Programs  Take Quiz
Lesson 22 - Alcohol & Advertising Lesson Plan
Lesson 23 - Analyzing Tobacco & Alcohol Advertisements  Take Quiz
Lesson 24 - Alcoholism Lesson Plan
Lesson 25 - Alcoholism: Genetic & Environmental Influences  Take Quiz
Lesson 26 - Alcoholism: Causes, Symptoms, Effects & Treatment  Take Quiz
Lesson 27 - Alcohol Lesson Plan for Elementary School
Lesson 28 - Alcohol Lesson for Kids: Facts & Effects  Take Quiz
Lesson 29 - Alcohol Education Activities for Teenagers
Lesson 30 - Side Effects of Alcohol Lesson Plan
Lesson 31 - Blood Alcohol Concentration (BAC) Levels & Effects  Take Quiz
Lesson 32 - Drunk Driving Lesson Plan
Lesson 33 - Drunk Driving: Facts & Statistics  Take Quiz
Lesson 34 - Alcohol Awareness Lesson Plan
Lesson 35 - Alcoholics Anonymous Lesson Plan
Lesson 36 - What is Alcoholics Anonymous? - Definition, Meetings & Steps  Take Quiz
Lesson 37 - Anti-Drug Lesson Plan for Elementary School
Lesson 38 - Tobacco Lesson Plan for Elementary School
Lesson 39 - Tobacco Addiction Lesson Plan
Lesson 40 - Refusal Skills Lesson Plan
Lesson 41 - Drugs in Sports Lesson Plan
Lesson 42 - Narcotics Lesson Plan
Lesson 43 - Marijuana Lesson Plan for High School
Lesson 44 - Drug Free Project Ideas
Lesson 45 - Red Ribbon Week Activities
Lesson 46 - Alcohol Awareness Discussion Questions
Lesson 47 - Discussion Questions about Addiction
Lesson 48 - Go Ask Alice Discussion Questions
Lesson 49 - Alcohol Awareness Project Ideas
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Lesson 1 - What is Nutrition?  Take Quiz
Lesson 2 - Food Pyramid Lesson Plan
Lesson 3 - Food Pyramid Facts: Lesson for Kids  Take Quiz
Lesson 4 - How to Read Food Labels: Understanding Claims & Components  Take Quiz
Lesson 5 - Food Inc. Lesson Plan
Lesson 6 - Food Inc.: Summary & Facts  Take Quiz
Lesson 7 - Food, Inc. Discussion Questions Answers
Lesson 8 - Fast Food Nation Discussion Questions
Lesson 9 - Fat, Sick, and Nearly Dead Movie Discussion Questions
Lesson 10 - Food Science Lesson Plan
Lesson 11 - What is Food Science? - Definition & Research  Take Quiz
Lesson 12 - Food Science: Lesson for Kids  Take Quiz
Lesson 13 - Healthy Eating Lesson Plan
Lesson 14 - How to Create a Healthy Eating Plan  Take Quiz
Lesson 15 - Super Size Me Lesson Plan
Lesson 16 - Super Size Me Movie: Facts & Summary  Take Quiz
Lesson 17 - Supersize Me Discussion Questions
Lesson 18 - Serving Size Lesson Plan
Lesson 19 - Serving Size: Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 20 - Nutrition for Athletes Lesson Plan
Lesson 21 - Nutrition for Athletes: Needs & Guidelines  Take Quiz
Lesson 22 - Organic Food Lesson Plan
Lesson 23 - What is Organic Food? - Definition, Facts, Pros & Cons  Take Quiz
Lesson 24 - Balanced Diet Lesson Plan
Lesson 25 - What is a Balanced Diet? - Definition, Plans & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 26 - Nutrition Lesson Plan for Elementary School
Lesson 27 - Nutrition Lesson for Kids: Definition & Facts  Take Quiz
Lesson 28 - Food Labels Lesson Plan for Elementary School
Lesson 29 - Reading Food Labels: Lesson for Kids  Take Quiz
Lesson 30 - Healthy Food Choices Activities for Kids
Lesson 31 - Calcium Lesson Plan for High School
Lesson 32 - Sugar Lesson Plan
Lesson 33 - Sugar Lesson Plan for Elementary School
Lesson 34 - Whole Grains Lesson Plan
Lesson 35 - Breakfast Lesson Plan for Elementary School
Lesson 36 - Calcium Lesson Plan for Elementary School
Lesson 37 - Chocolate Lesson Plan for Elementary School
Lesson 38 - Reading Nutrition Labels Lesson Plan
Lesson 39 - Nutrition Lesson Plan
Lesson 40 - Reading Food Labels Lesson Plan
Lesson 41 - Nutrition Project Ideas for Middle School
Lesson 42 - Community Nutrition Project Ideas
Lesson 43 - Nutrition Project Ideas for High School
Lesson 44 - Nutrition Unit Plan for High School
Lesson 45 - Chew on This Discussion Questions
Lesson 46 - In Defense of Food Discussion Questions
Lesson 47 - Omnivore's Dilemma Discussion Questions
Lesson 48 - Food Science Activities for Middle School
Lesson 49 - Food Chemistry Project Ideas
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Lesson 1 - Carbohydrates Lesson Plan
Lesson 2 - Dairy Foods Lesson Plan for Elementary School
Lesson 3 - Food Groups & Nutrients Lesson Plan
Lesson 4 - Food Groups Lesson Plan for Elementary School
Lesson 5 - Dietary Supplements Lesson Plan
Lesson 6 - Calcium Activities & Games for Kids
Lesson 7 - Protein Lesson Plan for Elementary School
Lesson 8 - Vitamins Lesson Plan
Lesson 9 - History of Pasta Lesson Plan
Lesson 10 - History of Pasta: Timeline & Facts  Take Quiz
Lesson 11 - Grain Food Group Lesson Plan
Lesson 12 - What Are Carbohydrates? - Sources & Intake Guidelines  Take Quiz
Lesson 13 - Protein in Nutrition Lesson Plan
Lesson 14 - Primary Functions of Protein in the Body  Take Quiz
Lesson 15 - Proteins: Food Sources & Recommended Intakes  Take Quiz
Lesson 16 - Apples Lesson Plan
Lesson 17 - Facts About Apples: Lesson for Kids  Take Quiz
Lesson 18 - Fiber Lesson Plan
Lesson 19 - Milk Lesson Plan
Lesson 20 - Food Pyramid Activities for Kids
Lesson 21 - Food Product Analysis Lesson Plan
Lesson 22 - Food Product Analysis: Methods & Example  Take Quiz
Lesson 23 - Micronutrients Lesson Plan
Lesson 24 - Nutrients Lesson Plan
Lesson 25 - Beef By-Products: Definition, Uses & Facts  Take Quiz
Lesson 26 - Cotton Candy Lesson Plan
Lesson 27 - Cotton Candy: History & Facts  Take Quiz
Lesson 28 - Fast Food Nation Essay Topics
Lesson 29 - Macromolecules Project Ideas

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