Personal Health Assignment:
Taking Care of our Changing Bodies
As you grow and change, there is a need to take better and different
care of your bodies.
You are growing up. That means you need to starting taking better care
of your body. There are some new things that children your age need to
start doing in order to keep good hygiene. You need to discover and
learn more about some of these new practices.
In class, you and your group are responsible for a specific area of our
Personal Health Chapter. Your group will become experts on your topic
by using our text book and various websites to learn about that area of
Personal Health. Your group will also create a brief PowerPoint presentation on
the main points that your group found from your online research. For
this project, you will become the teacher, and your job is to each us
about Personal Health.
Teacher will assign groups.
Your groups will randomly pick a topic.
Using the textbooks, and various websites (Chromebooks), your group will
research your topic in class.
Group will work together to create a presentation about your topic
Teach the class about your topic using the presentation you made.
- The Sleep Cycle
- Posture and Scoliosis
- The Eyes
Resources for Research:
The Sleep Cycle
Posture and Scoliosis
Deodorant and Antiperspirant
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You will be graded based on your efforts during class time (did you help and work well with your
group?). Grade will be based on your Power Point presentation, and the information you teach the
After completing your research, and your presentation, you should feel very confident in
yourself as you continue growing into adolescents. By learning how to take proper care of your
own personal health, you are becoming a more complete and healthier person!