State Curriculum - Health

Grade 1
Standard 1.0 Mental and Emotional Health: Students will demonstrate the ability to use mental and emotional health knowledge, skills, and strategies to enhance wellness.
A. Communication
1. Recognize methods of communication.
a. Define ways to communicate with friends and family, such as eye-contact and tone of voice.
B. Emotions
1. Examine emotions and responses to various situations.
a. Define different feelings.
b. Describe how it feels to be happy, upset, calm, surprised.
c. Identify what makes you happy, upset, calm, and surprised.
D. Decision Making
1. Identify how to make a good choice/decision.
a. Explain the meaning of the word choice/decision.
b. Identify and describe what makes a good choice/decision such as safe, respectful, legal, and parent approval.