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Assessment for Learning
Enduring Understandings and Essential Questions


Healthy Active Living Education, Grade 9, Open
PPL1O

Active Living
Overall Expectations
By the end of the course, students will:
•       participate regularly in a balanced instructional program that includes a wide variety of enjoyable physical activities that encourage lifelong participation;
•       demonstrate improvement in personal health-related physical fitness;
•       demonstrate safe practices regarding the safety of themselves and others.

Enduring Understanding:
To be able to find and enjoy a variety of physical activities which may be continued throughout one’s life.

Essential Questions:

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Would you do this activity now or later in life outside of school?
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What other activities or sports relate to this?
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Will this activity improve your physical fitness?

Healthy Living
Overall Expectations
By the end of the course, students will:
•       identify the factors that contribute to positive relationships with others;
•       explain the consequences of sexual decisions on the individual, family, and community;
•       demonstrate personal strategies to deal effectively with the social influences that contribute to the use and abuse of alcohol, tobacco, and other drugs (e.g., cannabis);
•       identify strategies to minimize potentially dangerous situations (e.g., violence prevention, injury prevention).

Enduring Understanding:
To be able to make an informed decision and be aware of the consequences of that decision.

Essential Questions:

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Where can I go for answers to my questions and or help with, birth control, STDs, and sexual orientation?
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What are some of the myths and misconceptions associated with sexuality and/or substance abuse?
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How do I and/or can I recognize if a relationship may be unhealthy or become unhealthy?

Living Skills
Overall Expectations
By the end of the course, students will:
•       use appropriate decision-making skills to achieve goals related to personal health;
•       explain the effectiveness of various conflict resolution processes in daily situations;
•       use appropriate social skills when working collaboratively with others.

Enduring Understanding:
To be able to have the skills to set goals, make decisions, and work as part of a team.

Essential Questions:

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Do I set goals and achieve them?
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Can I solve problems effectively?
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Do I get along with others?

Physical Activity
Overall Expectations
By the end of the course, students will:
•       demonstrate personal competence in applying movement skills and principles;
•       demonstrate knowledge of guidelines and strategies that enhance participation in recreation and sport activities.

Enduring Understanding:
To identify what will enable me to successfully pursue an activity for life.

Essential Questions:

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What are the safety issues involved in this activity?
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What strategies do I need to apply to be successful in this activity?
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What skills do I need to develop to participate in this activity?



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