Smart & Safe - Mental health, explores the topics of anxiety and depression and the topic of eating disorders by studying bulimia.
About this series:
Smart & Safe has been developed to teach content in the Personal Development, Health and Physical Education Curriculum.
This multimedia series encourages classroom conversation about minimising risk in potentially unsafe situations, teaches key facts and knowledge about community health and safety issues, and enables students to reflect upon what they have learnt and apply this understanding to new scenarios.
Movies: Movies between 3 and 9 minutes long; Feature open-ended stories based on actual events
Work sheets: Photocopiable and editable in Word format; Reinforce and extend movie content
PowerPoint slides: Ideal for use on IWBs; Collect student responses and ideas
Lesson plans: Show how the multimedia resources can be integrated into a series of lessons
Further reading: Background information about the topic; Further reading and resource suggestions
Full movie scripts: Revisit or revise movie content; Create drama activities
Detailed answers: Assist teachers who are unfamiliar with the topic; Make marking quick and easy
Software requirements: Windows XP or higher, Max Os X 10.4 or higher
Bulimia • what are bulimia, anorexia nervosa and binge eating? • contributing factors to the development of bulimia • physical and emotional effects of this eating disorder • the media and body image • self-talk • where to go for help and support