My 8th Grade Syllabus

 
Grading is a combination of Health and Physical Education
 
Health Topics Overview

Body Systems

The Brain

Effects of nutrition, drugs, sleep... on the Brain

Disease Prevention
Review of HIV/AIDS:  ways you can and cannot contract this 
virus/disease
Sexually Transmitted Diseases
Decision Making

Adventure Unit

Body Response to Nutrition and Exercise
HEALTH
1.  PACE (Preparation/Attitude/Cooperation/Effort/Skill      10 Points
2.  Class Assignment                                         10 Points
3.  Class Assignment                                         10 Points
4.  Brain Report                                             20 Points

PHYSICAL EDUCATION
1.  Paces(Preparation/Attitude/Cooperation/Effort/Skill)     20 Points
2.  Physical Fitness Test (Completion of Mile Run)           10 Points
3.  Unit Quiz                                                10 Points
4.  Writing Assignment                                       10 Points

Grading:  

90 - 100                A
70 - 89                  S
60 - 69                  U
Below 60              F

Work not submitted = INC (Incomplete)