State Standard - Health

Grade 7
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 and apply effective communication skills.
a. Identify reasons for advocacy, including for needs and rights of others, healthy social environment, and fairness.
b. Demonstrate effective advocacy skills, in oral and written forms.
G. Conflict Resolution
1. Recognize the nature of conflict and conflict-resolution.
a. Identify sources of conflict.
b. Identify solutions for conflict.
c. Summarize conflict resolution strategies.
d. Demonstrate conflict resolution strategies, including collaboration, negotiation, and refusal to avoid harmful situations to self and others.