HLTH 220 Wellness for Educators • 3 Cr.

Description

Covers the social, emotional and physical components of wellness with a focus on personal assessment and tools to design a wellness plan for life. Students explore methods for promoting health in the elementary and preschool classroom.

Outcomes

After completing this class, students should be able to:

  • Identify the seven components of wellness
  • Differentiate between controllable health factors and others beyond the sphere of influence
  • Develop a life-long personal wellness plan
  • Identify and access reliable health resources in the community
  • Develop elementary and pre-school classroom health activities that promote healthy lifestyles
  • Model healthy lifestyle habits in and out of the classroom
  • Identify benefits of exercise and proper nutrition