Suitable for independent reading, guided reading and library reference.
Health and Understanding is a literacy-based series and interactive whiteboard program that helps teachers with these health issues during the last three years of primary school.
What students will learn from this series?
develop an understanding and ability to value themselves and others
understand the need for physical activity
learn about healthy eating
develop feelings of self-confidence and self-acceptance
build the skills necessary for positive interpersonal relationships
be better prepared to cope with physical and emotional change
be empowered to make informed decisions, leading to effective and responsible action.
Written by experienced children’s authors including Hazel Edwards, Goldie Alexander, Alan Horsfield and Wendy St Germain, Health and Understanding is endorsed by the Centre for Hormone Research, a joint department of the Royal Children’s Hospital and Murdoch Childrens Research Institute.