Here are some of the many Health and Career resources from L4U, Overdrive and our Subscriptions.
From our L4U Library:
Two titles from Nancy Rue – The Beauty Book and The Body Book – It’s a God Thing! These books address many of the health related questions for 8-12 year old girls.
We have a wide selection of Abeka Book Health textbooks, including Health Safety and Manners 3, Developing Good Health 4, Enjoying Good Health 5, Choosing Good Health 6, A Healthier You 7 and Let’s Be Healthy 8 and Health in Christian Perspective 8-12.
Living Books for Life – Health and Career by Janis Scott: Grades 3, 4 and 5 – these books cover outcomes in BC for Health and Career using a variety of reading materials, activities and worksheets.
Food: Nutrition and Invention for grades 4-6. Unit study for learning about healthy eating and nutrition.
Total Health – Choices for a Winning Lifestyle – a biblical health textbook for High School students.
Life Shaping Decisions – Applying God’s Word to Career Planning – For High School
From our Overdrive Library:
Lintball Leo’s Not So Stupid Questions about Your Body (for boys) – Everything a boy should know but won’t ask!
Everyone Tells Me to Be Myself, But I Don’t Know Who I Am – Developing God Centred Self Esteem for 8-12 year old girls.
Taking Godly Care of My Body – Stewardship Lessons for Health – Grades 2-5
My Amazing Body – A First Look at Health and Fitness
Life Skills – Preparing Students for the Future – Grades 5 and up
Health, Wellness and Physical Fitness – Grades 5-8
For other Health and Career Picture Books – these are wonderful for spurring on conversations:
The Bravest of the Brave, Big Bear Hug, The Clean Team, The Eensy Weensy Spider Freaks Out, Family, Itsy Bitsy Spider and the Emergency Urgency, Llama, Llama and the Bully Goat, Peace Week in Mrs. Foxes Class, Three Little Beavers, Sea Monster and the Bossy Fish, When I Feel Worried and Whatever is Lovely,. There are also many titles from Franklin and the Berenstain Bears.
From our Subscriptions:
Discovery Education has a few series for Health and Career – Careers for the 21st Century, Emerging Careers and Managing Your Health are all for High School. Primary Health and Safety are for the Primary Years. You may even be able to find quite a few applicable lessons in Reading Rainbow episodes.
Learn 360 also has many more series available for Health and Career – 21st Century Money Management, Career Options, HomeBiz TV, Junk Food Wars and Pilates for Teens are for your older students and Deskercise, Health Tips, League of Super Citizens for your younger students. For a list with grade levels you can go here.
Pebble Go has many lessons for your K-3 students to meet Health and Career outcomes.