Ages 11-14 | Ophea Teaching Tools

    Ages 11-14

    Healthy Eating and Well-being

    Video - The Healthy Maze Challenge

    Poster - Healthy Eating Choices

    Substance Use and Well-being

    • Youth will examine personal and societal effects of substance use and misuse, addictions, and related behaviours.
    • Children will use critical and creative thinking skills to describe the short- and long-term effects of substance use.
    • Youths will examine media messaging used by the alcohol and tobacco industries.
    • Children will use critical and creative thinking as they identify healthy alternatives for dealing with stress.
    • Children will demonstrate their understanding of the decision-making model as they make healthy choices.
    • Youths will identify and describe the warning signs of substance use and misuse, and use critical thinking skills when responding to scenarios on the appropriate actions to take to ensure their personal health and well-being.
    • Youths will identify and describe the warning signs of substance use and misuse, addictions, and related behaviours and use communication skills while debating topics related to substance use.
    • Children will demonstrate their understanding of identifying people and community resources that can help with substance use situations.

    Video - Growing Up Healthy

    Poster - Time to Choose