Heart Disease: Are You at Risk?

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Heart Disease: Are You at Risk?



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Type: Lesson/Unit Plan


This resource is a lesson plan that could be developed into a Unit Plan. The resource provides an extensive amount of information and resources on Heart Disease. The resource includes approved videos to show to your class as an introduction, along with note guides, assessments, and writing props to expand your lesson.

The main objective of the lesson plan is to inform students on heart disease and the risk factors associated with the disease.

This alignment results from the ALEX Health/PE COS Resource Alignment Summit.

Content Standard(s):
Health Education
HE (2019)
Grade: 9-12
Health Education
HE.1.4) Propose ways to prevent, reduce, and treat injuries and other health problems.

a. Determine when professional health services may be required for injury or disease.

b. Perform CPR, AED techniques, and First Aid procedures, including the principles of RICE (Rest, Ice, Compression, Elevation).

Tags: Cholesterol, Diabetes, Health Education, Heart Disease, High Blood Pressure, Obesity, Risk Factors
License Type: Custom Permission Type
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Partnered Event: Health/PE COS Summit
AccessibilityVideo resources: includes closed captioning or subtitles

Estimated Class Time: Approximately 2 hours for a class up to 32 students.

This lesson plan requires a lot of teacher prep with print outs for the students. Students need access to computers or teacher needs to plan for class copies of literature.

You may need an interactive board, projector, or student access to devices to display the video.


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Author: Amber Ensley
The event this resource created for:Health/PE COS Summit