DMS Health

8th grade Kahoot! Review link

https://play.kahoot.it/#/k/5168d4cb-d7ba-45ff-b0b0-af13527f6d37

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7th Grade Nutrition Quiz Review

https://play.kahoot.it/#/k/66e7cf49-6ef3-4971-a3c7-23245e63cde9

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6th Grade Food Log Project

Students will be analyzing their food logs and food choices from the past week.  They will be seeing how their choices can impact their health and their future.  What choices can we make NOW to improve our health in the future??

 

Suggested Servings 

Choose my Plate 

 

 

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Sleighbells on the Square 5K!

Join Dickerson in the Sleighbells on the Square 5K run/walk this year in Marietta Square on December 9th! Teachers, students, family and friends are all welcome to sign up! Attached is the registration form. (Prices increases November 27th!)

*Prizes for the Middle School with the most participants awarded so please be sure to sign up under Dickerson Middle School!*

2017 Sleighbells Registration final-v56saw

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Wellstar Guest Speakers

Thursday November 2, 2017 and Monday November 6, 2017 we join in welcoming our guest speakers from Wellstar to visit our 6th,7th & 8th grade Health Classes. On Thursday, they will be doing a nutrition interactive lesson with our 6th and 7th grade students and a Countdown 2 drive lesson with our 8th graders. On Monday, they will be presenting a fun and exciting Fitness lesson with all grades! Thank you Wellstar for this opportunity we can bring to Dickerson!

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Nutrition & Fitness Unit

We started our second unit of the quarter, Nutrition & Fitness!  All classes are learning/reviewing about the 6 major nutrients and why each are important to the body!

Stay Healthy!

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Dickerson Ski Program…..last day for discount

Final DAY! of early registration DISCOUNTS for

The Dickerson Winter Games Experience

A Ski and Snowboard Program for those who have never tried

And for Experienced Skiers and Boarders

 

www.SSSSOA.com for me details and to register.  SEE PE department for a flyer!

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Mental & Emotional Quiz on Friday, Oct. 27th

Our Mental & Emotional Health unit concludes this week.  All health classes will have their end of unit quiz on Friday, Oct. 27th.  Classes will spend Thursday, Oct. 26th as a review day.  Next unit up, Nutrition & Fitness!!!

Stay Healthy!!!

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Dickerson Snowriders Club

We are happy to welcome back the Southern School of Snow Sports to Dickerson for the 8th year! Learn to ski or snowboard at our on campus skills & safety program the week of December 4 either before or after school. Then join us for our annual trip to Maggie Valley, NC at the Cataloochee Ski Area on Saturday, January 20,2018! Friends and Family are welcome to join!

For more details and to register please visit: http://www.ssssoa.com 

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7th Grade-Stress Activity

https://www.coolmath-games.com/0-snake

 

 

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Welcome 2nd Quarter Health Students

2nd quarter is here and we would like to welcome all our new health students!  Attached you will find our course syllabus for your reference.

You will need a health notebook by Monday, October 16th.

Thank you and we look forward to a healthy 9 weeks of Health!

2017-2018 Syllabus

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Human Growth & Development starts today Oct. 3 and runs through Thursday, Oct. 5th.

Each grade level will be following the CCSD guidelines regarding the delivery of the Human Growth & Development curriculum.  This is a “sit and get” time period where students will be reading, watching short video clips, asking questions, participating in class discussions and viewing short PowerPoint slides.

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Human Growth & Development Info

Your child should have brought home a yellow permission form.  This form should be returned no later than 9/22/17. For more information on our program, please click here.  https://picasso.cobbk12.org/contentarea/6970c38a-136e-44a4-a4b1-a06ac428f7dd

Select grade level and then 06 Human Growth & Development from the drop down menu.

If you need another copy of the permission form….click here. 6-8 HGD Permission Form

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Wellstar Presentation kicks off our Nutrition & Fitness Unit

On Friday, September 15th, all Health classes will participate in a Wellstar lesson. Representatives from Wellstar will conduct lessons to the 6th & 7th grade classes by introducing Nutrition and 8th grade will have a Driver Safety introduction.

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ATD Unit

The Alcohol, Tobacco & Drugs unit will be wrapping up soon. 8th grade finishes Friday when students present their PSA projects.  7th grade culminates on Monday, Sept. 11th with a quiz and 6th grade will finish mid to late next week with a quiz.

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Health Update

All health classes continue to study the effects of Alcohol, Tobacco & Drugs on the body and mind.  8th grade classes have started the PSA project that will culminate either 9/6/17 or 9/7/17 with the presentations. Students will be receiving 3 separate grades for this project. 7th grade continues to study Alcohol, Tobacco & Drugs by the “Body Project” and how alcohol and tobacco effects each of the 5 body systems. This project will culminate 9/6/17 and will count as a project grade.  6th grade classes continue to study Alcohol, Tobacco & Drugs by taking notes, working in stations, discussions and mini projects.

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6th Grade Alcohol Webquest

Section One

http://kidshealth.org/teen/drug_alcohol/alcohol/alcohol.html

Section Two

http://www.kidshelpphone.ca/Teens/InfoBooth/Emotional-Health/Alcohol-And-Drugs.aspx

Section Three

http://www.helpguide.org/articles/addiction/alcoholism-and-alcohol-abuse.htm

Section Four 

http://kidshealth.org/parent/medical/brain/fas.html

Section Five

https://prezi.com/pdqgwdblth1s/top-ten-refusal-skills-for-teens/

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8th Grade Alcohol Webquest

http://science.howstuffworks.com/alcohol1.htm

http://alcohol-facts.net/Alcohol-Timeline.html

://www.collegedrinkingprevention.gov/CollegeStudents/anatomy/InteractiveBody_flash.aspx

http://healthlibrary.brighamandwomens.org/InteractiveTools/Quizzes/40,AlcoholAbuseQuiz

http://recipes.howstuffworks.com/alcohol5.htm

http://www.brad21.org/alcohol_and_you.html

http://www.intox.com/wheel/drinkwheel.asp

http://www.stoppingdistances.org.uk/

 

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7th Grade Webquest

http://sciencenetlinks.com/lessons/alcohols-effect-on-the-mind-and-body-502/

 

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Monday, August 21st, 2017 —–Eclipse Day Link

Eclipse Day Link: https://eclipse2017.nasa.gov/safety

 

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7th grade Mental/Emotional PPT

Mental and Emotional Health

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Stressful Games…how can you do?

https://scratch.mit.edu/projects/56066048/

https://www.coolmath-games.com/0-snake

 

7th & 8th grade Mental Emotional Quiz on Friday, Aug. 18th.

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First week of Health (and the rest of your life to go) is in the books!

Our first week of health is done and 7th & 8th grade classes have reviewed, discussed and worked on the Health Triangle (Mental/Emotional, Physical & Social Health) in various capacities.  This first unit of Mental & Emotional Health sets the tone for a Healthy lifestyle! Students had an opportunity this week to express their healthy activities in class.  Next week we will talk more about values, interests, stress, ways to manage stress, and hopefully get outside for a few stress relieving activities.

Stay Healthy!

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Welcome Back DMS Health Students!!!!! Syllabus is HERE!

Welcome to the 2017-2018 school year at Dickerson Middle School.  We, in the Health/PE Dept., are excited about another year of learning about Health and how to be Healthy!  In class, we will discuss the needed supplies and expectations!  Here is a link to the Health Syllabus for your convenience!  More information to come!

Hope you had a great healthy summer!

2017-2018 Syllabus

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7th grade Nutrition links

http://www.active.com/fitness/calculators/calorie

http://www.calorieking.com/

http://www.myfitnesspal.com

www.fastfoodnutrition.org

 

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8th Grade Alcohol Webquest

http://recipes.howstuffworks.com/alcohol1.htm

http://www.erowid.org/chemicals/alcohol/alcohol_timeline.php

http://www.collegedrinkingprevention.gov/specialfeatures/interactivebody.aspx

http://healthlibrary.brighamandwomens.org/InteractiveTools/Quizzes/40,AlcoholAbuseQuiz

http://recipes.howstuffworks.com/alcohol5.htm

http://www.brad21.org/alcohol_and_you.html

http://www.intox.com/wheel/drinkwheel.asp

http://www.stoppingdistances.org.uk/

 

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7th Grade Alcohol Awareness Webquest

http://sciencenetlinks.com/lessons/alcohols-effect-on-the-mind-and-body-502/

 

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6th Grade Webquest

Section 1

http://kidshealth.org/teen/drug_alcohol/alcohol/alcohol.html

 

Section 2

http://www.kidshelpphone.ca/Teens/Infobooth/emotional-health/alcohol-and-drugs.aspx

 

Setion 3

http://www.helpguide.org/articles/addiction/alcoholism-and-alcohol-abuse.htm

 

Section 4

http://kidshealth.org/parent/medical/brain/fas.html

 

Section 5

https://prezi.com/pdqgwdblth1s/top-ten-refusal-skills-for-teens/

 

 

 

 

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