This one day, 17 week course will encourage students to make health and wellness a priority by addressing nutrition, exercise, mental health, disease prevention, spiritual growth and more. Weekly reading assginments will be given and there will be quizzes and tests given in class. All work is graded by the teacher.
Students Who Should Take This Class:
This course meets the .5 credit health/wellness graduation requirement. It should be taken by any high school student who needs to better understand his or her body and how to keep it healthy.
Fees cover all classroom supplies and handouts.
What the Student Provides:
Students provide the text.
Susan Quiroz is a 20+ year homeschool veteran who has taught the Abeka Health course to her own children three times. Since all high school students are required to take one semester of health in order to graduate, Ms. Quiroz decided to offer this course for 9th graders wishing to study the subject in a classroom setting.