Health Core Knowledge

National Health Standard

Core Knowledgeâ

McREL Standard

Standard 1-Students will comprehend concepts related to health promotion and disease prevention.

 

Standard 2- Knows environmental and external factors that affect individual and community health

Standard 8-Knows essential concepts about the prevention and control of disease

Standard 2-Students will demonstrate the ability to access valid health information and health promoting products and services.

 

Standard 1-Knows the availability and effective use of health services, products, and information

Standard 3-Students will demonstrate the ability to practice health enhancing behaviors and reduce health risks.

 

Standard 4-Knows how to maintain mental and emotional health

Standard 5-Knows essential concepts and practices concerning injury prevention and safety

Standard 6-Understands essential concepts about nutrition and diet

Standard 9-Understands aspects of substance use and abuse

Standard 4-Students will analyze the influence of culture, media, technology, and other factors on health.

 

 

Standard 5-Students will demonstrate the ability to use interpersonal communication skills to enhance health.

 

Standard 3-Understands the relationship of family health to individual health 

Standard 6-Students will demonstrate the ability to use goal setting and decision making skills to enhance health.

 

Standard 9-Understands aspects of substance use and abuse 

Standard 7-Students will demonstrate the ability to advocate for personal, family, and community health.

 

Standard 7-Knows how to maintain and promote personal health   

Permission to excerpt from the Core Knowledgeâ Sequence [1999] has been granted from the Core Knowledge Foundation.  The Core Knowledge Sequence [1999] can be acquired from the Core Knowledge Foundation at: www.coreknowledge.org