1: A Healthy Foundation
Chapter 1, Lesson 3
Adolescent and School Health Information
Six types of risk behavior are linked to the leading causes of death
in the United States. Visit this Web site to learn about these risk
behaviors and steps that students, parents, and teachers can take to
help young people adopt healthy habits. Read about the Youth Risk Behavior
Surveillance System as well as the results from a previous survey. Which
survey results did you find most alarming? Why?
Chapter 2, Lesson 3
Would you “stick your neck out” for something you believe
in? At this Web site, you will read about someone who has made a difference
by taking that action. Click on the “Profiles of Giraffe Heroes”
link. Write a paragraph summarizing what you have read.
Chapter 3, Lesson 3
Consumer Product Safety Commission
One of the most important tasks of the U.S. Consumer Product Safety
Commission is to inform consumers about dangerous products. At this
Web site, you can learn about current product recalls by clicking on
the Press Releases link. Read about several different product recalls.
Select a health-related recall and describe how using this product could