Wellness Syllabus

Wellness Syllabus

 

Coach Owens

School Phone Number: 931-285-2300 Ext. 4060

Room Location: Gym

School Email: dowens@mauryk12.org

 

Philosophy: Lifetime Wellness is a holistic approach to health and lifetime physical activities in Tennessee high schools. This approach to total wellness encompasses the physical, mental, social, and emotional well-being of the individual

 

Grading System:

  1. Test Grades25%
  2. Quizzes20%
  3. Homework/Class Assignments20%
  4. Bell Work20%
  5. Final Exam15%

Class Rules:

  1. All students are required to take notes in class and participate
  2. All students are to make arrangements with instructor to make up any missed assignments
  3. All supplies should be brought to class each day. This includes notebook, Text book, writing utensils, and any assignments due for that day.
  4. All students should be in their seats and ready to start class by the time the bell rings (You will be expected to begin the BELL Work immediately)
  5. All school policies in handbook are to be followed by students.

Class Description: The content of this course include seven standards that will be covered throughout the quarter. These include: Disease Prevention and Control, Nutrition, Substance Use and Abuse, Mental/Emotional/Social Health, Sexuality and Family Life, Safety and First Aid, and Personal Fitness. Each content area will be addressed in the classroom and/or physical activity setting. Personal fitness and nutrition will be emphasized and integrated throughout the course. Students will acquire knowledge and skills necessary to make informed decisions regarding their health and well-being throughout their lifetime.

* There will be several guest speakers come to speak with the class periodically throughout this quarter. All speakers work in the professional field of each covered standard discussed.

THE FOLLOWING PAGE MUST BE SIGN AND RETURNED. THIS COPY MUST REMAIN IN YOUR NOTEBOOK ALL QUARTER.

Wellness Syllabus

Coach Owens

School Phone Number: 931-285-2300 Ext. 4060

Room Location: Gym

School Email: dowens@mauryk12.org

 

Philosophy: Lifetime Wellness is a holistic approach to health and lifetime physical activities in Tennessee high schools. This approach to total wellness encompasses the physical, mental, social, and emotional well-being of the individual

Grading System:

  1. Test Grades25%
  2. Quizzes20%
  3. Homework/Class Assignments20%
  4. Bell Work20%
  5. Final Exam15%

Class Rules:

  1. All students are required to take notes in class and participate
  2. All students are to make arrangements with instructor to make up any missed assignments
  3. All supplies should be brought to class each day. This includes notebook, Text book, writing utensils, and any assignments due for that day.
  4. All students should be in their seats and ready to start class by the time the bell rings (You will be expected to begin the BELL Work immediately.)
  5. All school policies in handbook are to be followed by students.

Class Description: The content of this course include seven standards that will be covered throughout the quarter. These include: Disease Prevention and Control, Nutrition, Substance Use and Abuse, Mental/Emotional/Social Health, Sexuality and Family Life, Safety and First Aid, and Personal Fitness. Each content area will be addressed in the classroom and/or physical activity setting. Personal fitness and nutrition will be emphasized and integrated throughout the course. Students will acquire knowledge and skills necessary to make informed decisions regarding their health and well-being throughout their lifetime.

* There will be several guest speakers come to speak with the class periodically throughout this quarter. All speakers work in the professional field of each covered standard discussed.

I agree to follow all of the above rules and requirements in Wellness. RETURN SIGNED AND KEEP ORIGINAL IN YOUR NOTEBOOK ALL SEMESTER.

STUDENT SIGNATURE: ___________________________                 DATE: ________________

PARENT SIGNATURE: ____________________________                 DATE:_________________