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resources for the study and practice of holistic health and balanced living, from a biblical worldview


  • Adventist Resource
    NAD Elementary Physical Education Standards Kindergarten-Grade 8
    Download the performance standards for K-8 physical education classes in North American Adventist schools:
    Motor Skills
    Performance...

  • Adventist Resource
    NAD Standards for High School PE & Health Courses Grade 9-Grade 12
    Download the performance standards for PE and Health courses in North American Adventist high schools:
    Physical Education
    Health...

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    Transformational Teaching - Adventist Worldview Curriculum Frameworks Kindergarten-Grade 12
    Explore "the foundational worldview from which an Adventist teacher delivers the Australian National Curriculum." These curriculum frameworks focus on the "principles, values and threads that undergird and guide what we consider to be real,...

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    A School Checkup - How Good is Your Health Program? Kindergarten-Lifelong
    How healthy is your school? Seven effective steps are outlined for Adventist teachers and administrators wanting to re-evaluate the health program in their school by using education research procedures. A sample survey for gathering information from parents...

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    A Study of the Seventh-day Adventist Health Message Tertiary-Lifelong
    Part I of this article addresses basic principles of the Seventh-day Adventist health message, biblical and scientific support, and lifestyle benefits. In addition, the article discusses the eight true remedies of health: fresh air, sunlight, pure water, exercise,...

  • American Red Cross Kindergarten-Lifelong
    Search for your local Red Cross Chapter contact information from this webpage, and/or learn about various Red Cross courses, service options and news of current national and international events involving the Red Cross.

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    An evaluation of health behavior change during a general education health course Tertiary
    Problem: There have been no studies as to the effectiveness of the one-credit general education health course at Andrews University, Fit for Life, in promoting the adoption of healthy lifestyle behaviors. Because behavior change is a process that occurs...

  • BBC Bitesize Preschool-Grade 12
    Online activities and video clips by grade level or subject. Christian teacher discretion needed in selecting materials for faith-based learning. Videos not available outside of the UK.

  • Best Bones Forever Grade 4-Grade 8
    A colorful tour of games and information on calcium and other dietary elements. The site provides tips for girls to be strong, such as participating in physical activity, which builds strong bones. Also provided are recipes for food that adds the 1300 mg of...

  • Better Homes & Gardens Grade 7-Lifelong
    Great interiors slide shows, decorating and remodeling ideas, recipes, gardening, holidays, health, family and crafts.

  • Brain Pop Kindergarten-Lifelong
    "BrainPOP creates animated, curricular content that engages students, supports teachers, and bolsters achievement – in classrooms, at home, and on mobile devices." It utilizes interactive online learning with quizzes, game play, and activities in many subjects.

  • Children With Diabetes Kindergarten-Grade 12
    This online community for kids, parents and adults with diabetes provides a wealth of information, including recipes, clinical information, research findings, surveys, polls, as well as contacts to other parents of diabetic children.

  • Adventist Resource
    Choosing a Healthy Lifestyle Tertiary-Lifelong
    This article explores health issues taught in Adventist schools such as Stress Management, Spiritual Fitness, Weight Management, and other programs such as Smoking and Suicide Prevention Programs.

    There is also a 2010...

  • Adventist Resource
    Clearing the Air at School Kindergarten-Tertiary
    Providing a suitable learning environment goes beyond computers, playgrounds, or fully equipped laboratories. Schools must ensure a safe and healthy environment free of air pollutants such as radon, lead, and asbestos. Topics include Indoor Air Quality; Significance...

  • Education World Preschool-Lifelong
    Education World's goal is to make it easy for educators to integrate the Internet into the classroom. Includes a search engine for educational web sites only

  • Eduweb Kindergarten-Lifelong
    These excellent online interactive learning adventures for students K-16 include games and simulations organized by subject, grade, or client.

  • Christian Resource
    Fearfully and Wonderfully Made Kindergarten-Lifelong
    The authors, a renowned surgeon and a professional writer, offer insight into the marvelous details of the human body and draw analogies to the relationship of Christ to His church.

  • Adventist Resource
    Health - High School Supplement SSD Grade 7-Grade 12
    Adventist teachers' handbooks for integrating faith and values: these are practical guides with a variety of approaches to teaching key values, illustrations and examples. Separate booklets are available for each subject, including: Art, Business, Computer,...

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    Health - NAD Secondary Textbook List Grade 9-Grade 12
    CREATION Health offers the first Adventist faith-based health textbook, available in print or as an iBook. Ordering instructions are on the lower right portion of the flyer.

    The 2nd link lists previously recommended health curriculum. See also the Teacher...

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    Health and the Bible - Insights from Archaeology Grade 9-Lifelong
    Ralph Hendrix examines health and hygiene customs of ancient Egypt. This article is presented from the perspective of a biblical archaeologist. Examined are customs of ancient Egypt, Mesopotamia, and Israel. Shared are principles still used today on cleanliness,...

  • Adventist Resource
    Health Information Online Grade 9-Lifelong
    Looking for information about health topics, anatomy or medicine? This webpage, built by Andrews University's reference librarian Wolfhard Touchard, will guide you to the best online resources and guides on the topic.

  • Health.gov Kindergarten-Lifelong
    Health.gov is a portal to the web sites of a number of multi-agency health initiatives. This site is coordinated by the Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Office of Public Health and Science, Office of the Secretary, and U.S. Department of...

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    Healthy Lifestyles for Success Grade 1-Grade 12
    "Promoting healthy lifestyles is an important part of preparing young people for success. In this [2006 NAD Teacher's Convention] session, we will discuss how health is an area of Christian stewardship and identify ways our schools are preparing students...

  • How Stuff Works Grade 5-Lifelong
    Have you ever wondered how the engine in your car works or what makes your refrigerator cold? Find clear explanations in categories: Computers & Internet, Living & Entertainment, Engines & Automotive, Around the House, Electronics & Communications,...

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    How to Have an A Plus PE Program With or Without a Gymnasium Kindergarten-Grade 5
    Using the NAD curriculum, this 2012 NAD Teachers Convention presentation is filled with fun and exciting ideas, yearly themes, easy to teach physical, spiritual, social, and mental health-related activities for the elementary classroom teacher as well as the...

  • Human Relations Media Kindergarten-Grade 12
    Educational publisher produces video and print resources for substance abuse, health guidance and character education for grades K-12.

  • Internet 4 Classrooms Kindergarten-Grade 12
    Internet4Classrooms helps teachers link to specific subject areas or areas of interest to K-12 teachers, including standardized testing practice links and links to current standards for each subject.

  • Adventist Resource
    JAE Editorial: From AIDS to Adolescent Fitness Kindergarten-Lifelong
    An overview of the range of topics addressed in this special edition on health and Seventh-day Adventist schools. The editors include previously unpublished research done in Adventist schools on issues from adolescent fitness to teachers personal health. Articles...

  • Adventist Resource
    JAE: Of Interest to Teachers Kindergarten-Lifelong
    This Journal of Adventist Education column features current news, reports, and updates of interest to educators. In this issue: A Warranty - on Teachers!; Students Report Contact With Religious Cults; Color and Learning; Allergy Effects Are Extensive;...

  • Adventist Resource
    JAE: Of Interest to Teachers Kindergarten-Lifelong
    This Journal of Adventist Education column features current news, reports, and updates of interest to educators. In this issue: U.S. Average Public Teacher Salaries Top $30,000 for 1989-1990; New Laws Ban Corporal Punishment; Why College Tuition is...

  • Adventist Resource
    JAE: Of Interest to Teachers Dec 1988-Jan 1989 Kindergarten-Lifelong
    This Journal of Adventist Education column features current news, reports, and updates of interest to educators. In this issue: Survey Finds Teachers 'Dispirited,' Uninvolved in Reform; Rate of Retention, Graduation for Blacks in U.S. Up Sharply; Dust...

  • Kathy Schrock's Guide for Educators Kindergarten-Lifelong
    Kathy Schrock's Guide for Educators is a categorized list of sites useful for enhancing curriculum and professional growth. It is updated often to include the best sites for teaching and learning.

  • Adventist Resource
    Kids Really Need Recess! Kindergarten-Grade 8
    Students sometimes miss recess because of uncompleted assignments, discipline, or failure to complete a required task. Rita Henriquez Roark discusses the value of recess from the perspective of body, mind, and spirit. A distinction is made between recess and...

  • Kids.gov Kindergarten-Grade 8
    "Kids.gov is a site where kids can create, share, learn and have fun! We have pulled together great resources from across [United States] government that offer information that can help with anything from homework assignments to class projects, group...

  • Lesson Paths Grade 5-Lifelong
    Lesson Paths (formerly MentorMob EDU) allows you to search for resources without having to sift through worthless items. Teachers choose resources and can edit or add to different categories.

  • Lesson Planet Kindergarten-Grade 12
    This commercial company "is dedicated to improving student education by providing teachers with a convenient way to discover and share innovative online lesson ideas and resources."

  • Library Video Company Kindergarten-Lifelong
    This leading educational video distributor includes over 18,000 in-stock educational video and DVD titles.

  • Adventist Resource
    Looking at Your School Health Program, Part 1 Kindergarten-Grade 8
    Some teachers often do double duty as the school nurse. Anna Selk gives advice on how to identify signs of abuse and neglect; how to deal with communicable diseases such as colds, rashes, and pinkeye; and, how to conduct an immunization assessment and health...

  • Make a Difference at Your School Preschool-Grade 12
    The National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion provides key strategies to prevent obesity, a major risk factor for health conditions such as diabetes and associated with problems such as poor self-esteem. Links include ways to get...

  • Medical Pictures Grade 8-Lifelong
    Over 1000 health related pictures and images with definitions.

  • Adventist Resource
    NAD Health Curriculum Guide 9-12 Grade 9-Grade 12
    The NAD curriculum guide for teaching health principles and practice to grades 9-12 includes rationale, philosophy, goals, and descriptions of major subtopics.

  • Nasco Online Catalogs Kindergarten-Lifelong
    "Nasco has over 20 different catalogs offering over 96,000 unique items to meet the needs of teachers in 16 different educational subject areas."

  • National Institutes of Health Office of Science Education Grade 1-Grade 12
    Website with resources for teachers and students in natural science and health topics.

  • Adventist Resource
    New Start Health Curriculum and Wacky...but true! Magazine Kindergarten-Grade 6
    In this resource review, Lighthouse Christian College shares their health and nutrition curriculum for Australian primary school (Prep to Year 6). NEWSTART is an acronym which stands for: Nutrition, Exercise, Water, Sunlight, Toxin-free, Air, Rest, and Trust...

  • Adventist Resource
    Nutrition for Children 0-2 years-Lifelong
    Growing children use food energy for basic organ functions, growth, and mental and social development. Poverty, lack of social support, and lack of parental education, are only some of the circumstance that lead to malnutrition and under nutrition, a growing...

  • Obesity and Overweight Grade 7-Lifelong
    The US Center for Diseases Control and Prevention (CDC) provides resources on dealing with obesity, a major health issue for many Americans. Find information about obesity trends, contributing factors, health and economic consequences, childhood overweight,...

  • PBS Teacher Resource Page Preschool-Grade 12
    Utilize these free resources from the Public Broadcasting Service. Resources include video and audio clips, documents, lesson plans, and more. You can find resources for Pre-K through grade 12 for all subject area.

  • RefSeek reference directory Kindergarten-Grade 12
    Refseek's reference directory includes listings by topic. Each topic includes multiple links. Topics include: Almanacs, Atlases, Answers, Bookmarking, Calculators, Dictionaries, Encyclopedias, Health & Medical, Literature, Mathematics, Multimedia, News, Publishing, Quotations, Search Engines, Software, Teacher Resources, Translation, Visual Arts, Web Directories, and Writing.

  • Adventist Resource
    School Health, Part II: Pills, Parents, and Prevention Kindergarten-Grade 12
    Part II of this article gives advice on observing and screening students for depression, mental and emotional health, as well as drug abuse. The author identifies the types of information for which parental notification is necessary, such as a crying spell,...

  • Sci4Kids Grade 1-Grade 8
    Sci4Kids is a series of online interactive adventures/stories about what scientists do at the Agriculture Research Service in Beltsville, Maryland. Sci4Kids will help 8- to 13-year old students find out that Science can be fun as well as informative.

  • SHAPE America - Society of Health and Physical Educators Kindergarten-Grade 12
    "SHAPE America – Society of Health and Physical Educators is committed to ensuring all children have the opportunity to lead healthy, physically active lives. As the nation's largest membership organization of health and physical education professionals,...

  • Adventist Resource
    Stressed-out Faculty May Need a NEWSTART! Tertiary
    With an abundance of literature supporting the relentless pressures that educators face, the authors of this article decided to explore potential strategies that might help reduce faculty stress. The Seventh-day Adventist Church has advocated the adoption...

  • Teacher Vision Preschool-Grade 12
    Over 20,000 pages of classroom-ready lesson plans, printables, and resources organized by grades, subjects, and themes. Themes include major USA holidays, visual and performing arts, mathematics, science, seasons, health and physical education, reading and...

  • Adventist Resource
    Temperance Grade 7-Lifelong
    Although society has changed markedly since Ellen White lived and wrote, the principles she stressed regarding temperance remain remarkably relevant to contemporary life. Alcohol and other forms of intemperance destroy health, moral fiber, and spiritual discernment...

  • Adventist Resource
    The Hidden Menace - Health Hazards in Our Schools Kindergarten-Lifelong
    In order to protect students and employees from health hazards, school boards and administrators must be aware of the dangers and then be prepared to take action when they occur. Health hazards include unsafe drinking water, schools constructed on or near...

  • Adventist Resource
    The Importance of Sun Safety for School-Aged Children Kindergarten-Grade 12
    Teachers need to be knowledgeable about the dangers of sun exposure and to teach children and parents sun-safety practices and employ them themselves. Issues examined include ultraviolet (UV) radiation, moles, sun vulnerability, sun protection, and sunscreen...

  • The New York Times - Lesson Plans Grade 6-Lifelong
    The Learning Network of The New York Times creates lesson plans linked to current news. Their online archive is searchable by keyword, subject and grades 6-12. Categories include American history, civics, current events, economics, fine arts, geography, global...

  • Adventist Resource
    The Role of Vocational Studies in Adventist Secondary Education Grade 9-Lifelong
    Henry "focuses on the importance of vocational training in Jamaican Adventist Schools, its significance in this process of integration and indeed the need to improve educational offering in this area."

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    The Transmission of Christian Values through Sports in the Curriculum of Physical Education in High School Grade 9-Lifelong
    Sciarabba "demonstrates that P.E. [physical education] is an effective means for the transmission of Christian values to high school students, and that the Christian way of teaching P.E. needs a philosophical and theological foundation rooted in the Bible."...

  • USAID Kindergarten-Lifelong
    USAID supports long-term and equitable economic growth and advances U.S. foreign policy objectives by supporting: economic growth, agriculture and trade; global health; and, democracy, conflict prevention and humanitarian assistance.

  • Adventist Resource
    Using Technology in Physical Education Kindergarten-Grade 12
    Berthelot provides a list of technology that can be used in Physical Education classes.

  • Watch Know Learn- Educational Video Source Preschool-Grade 12
    "WatchKnowLearn has indexed over 33,000+ educational videos, placing them into a directory of over 3,000 categories. The free videos are available to teachers in the classroom and to students at home 24/7. Users can dive into our innovative directory...

  • Adventist Resource
    What Are We Going to do With That Child? Allergies and Learning Kindergarten-Grade 12
    Environmental factors that influence children's disruptive behavior, aggression, hyperactivity, and learning problems. How food and seasonal allergies affects behavior and success at school. Advice for the teacher, ways to eliminate classroom allergens, structuring...

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    What do NAD Health Teachers Know and Do? Grade 9-Grade 12
    The authors share startling statistics from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services' 1995 Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance to show the need for health teachers to provide current, accurate, and often quite technical information to their students....