ALEX Classroom Resource

  

The Path to Violence

  Classroom Resource Information  

Title:

The Path to Violence

URL:

https://thinktv.pbslearningmedia.org/resource/9c5fbe43-476f-4ff1-86f3-f555aa49fba0/the-path-to-violence-school-violence/

Content Source:

PBS
Type: Audio/Video

Overview:

This video describes the behavior patterns of school violence incidences. Interviews with violent offenders reveal school culture and peer influence as strong influences of their behavior. Recognition and warning signs of violent behavior pattern influences are described. In addition to examining the influences of behavior patterns of students considering violent attacks, this video recommends strategies to avoid violent or criminal activities in schools.

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.2.1) Analyze the influence of external factors on health beliefs and behaviors.

a. Analyze how family, culture, school, and community influence the health practice and behaviors of individuals.

Examples: explaining how holiday celebrations and traditions such as over indulgence in eating and consuming alcohol affect health behaviors; explaining how extra-curricular activities and schedules result in over-consumption of fast food

b. Examine how peers influence healthy and unhealthy behaviors.

c. Examine how peers influence healthy and unhealthy behaviors.

Example: influence of media on teen body image, sexual activity, drugs, alcohol, violence, cyber-bullying.

d. Cite evidence of how public health policies and government regulations can influence health promotion and disease prevention.

Health Education
HE (2019)
Grade: 9-12
Health Education
HE.5.5) Recommend personal strategies to avoid violence or criminal activities.

Tags: health, healthy schools, school safety, school violence, violence prevention
License Type: Attribution Non-Commercial No Derivatives
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Partnered Event: Health/PE COS Summit
AccessibilityVideo resources: includes closed captioning or subtitles
Comments

This video is available in both English and Spanish audio, along with corresponding closed captions.

Sensitive: This resource contains material that may be sensitive for some students. Teachers should exercise discretion in evaluating whether this resource is suitable for their class.

  This resource provided by:  
Author: Andrea Rains
The event this resource created for:Health/PE COS Summit