Stress Management for Teens- Unit Plan

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This post originally appeared on Choices.Scholastic.com It’s crunch time! Stress management for teens. May is a stressful time to be at school. Younger kids are finishing up projects, older ones are gearing up for finals, and most of us teachers are left wondering how it will all get graded in time. As adults, we know

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Is Health Ed Finally Getting the Attention it Deserves?

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This post originally appeared on Choices.Scholastic.com It’s an exciting time to be a health teacher. Governments around the world are calling for curriculum updates, mindfulness is trending, and our country’s growing push for wellness is finally trickling down to the kids. This week, an article in the Wall Street Journal highlighted one such push in

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Advocacy in Action Project

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Hey 8th graders! Here’s your chance to take a stand on an issue you want to advocate for. Do a little research, fill out the sheet, and then figure out how you’re going to inspire your classmates by presenting your advocate or advocacy group to the class. Advocacy Project Note Sheet- Spring 2015 Here’s a

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