Primary Standard: Health Promotion and Disease Prevention
Plan Title: “ There Are Choices”
HE.5.1.3 The student will explain potentially dangerous situations (e.g., bullying) and know how to obtain help appropriately.
Mastery Level: Fifth grade students performing at the mastery level will describe potentially dangerous situations and explain how to obtain help appropriately.
Index cards for scenarios
Standard 2: Health Information and Services
HE.5.2.1 Students will list activities that community agencies do to promote safety.
Standard 3: Health Behaviors
HE.5.3.1 Students will distinguish between safe and risky or harmful behaviors in relationships and list strategies (e.g. anger management, peer pressure reversal, self-protecive strategies) to reduce threatening situations.
Standard 5: Communication
HE.5.5.5 Students will explain the value of assertive strategies when asking for help in an emergency.
HE.5.5.6 Students will practice assertiveness and refusal skills.
Additional Health Learning Plan Links:
The Secret Life of Hubie Hartzel is a fast-paced story about the perils of life in the fifth grade. Humor is one of the themes that help lighten the story as Hubie deals with family, school, a class bully, and the eventual loss of the family pet.