Sites of Interest

Health CSO Matrix

Skills-Based Lesson Plans

Health Education Skills-Based Lesson Plan Template

Physical Education Skills-Based Lesson Plan Template

Healthy Hearts for Kids

Food Pyramid Game

Society of State Directors of Health, PE and Recreation

Healthy Schools, Healthy Youth!-CDC

 

 

Health Education in WV Schools

Health Teachers:  Check out this site!

Learn To Be Healthy - Free Lesson Plans

 

Health Education

in the News

House Bill 2816

ARTICLE 1E. HEALTHY WEST VIRGINIA PROGRAM.
§5-1E-1. Findings and purposes.
The Legislature finds and declares that the rise in obesity and related weight problems accompanied by the resulting incidence of chronic disease has created a health care crisis that burdens the health care infrastructure of the state.

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HEAP

(Click here to view instructions on administering HEAP)

In the 2002-2003 school year, the Office of Healthy Schools at the West Virginia Department of Education planned and implemented its first ever statewide assessment of health education. A team of health educators from across WV planned and implemented this assessment. Assessment items were taken from the State Collaborative on Assessment and Student Standards Health Education Assessment Project (SCASS-HEAP).

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