6th Grade Middle / 7th Grade Jr. High Health: Level 1


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★★★★★  Students LOVE these lessons! This program was created by a National Board Certified Health teacher with 19 years of experience teaching Health. Lessons are tried and tested!

-This Resource is ONE PROGRAM FOR LEVEL 1 HEALTH if you teach the first year of Health in a 6th grade middle school OR a 7th grade junior high setting.

Hear Me Talking Through Some of the Preview Slides:

★ This resource is the #1 Best-Selling Level 1 Middle School Health Curriculum on the TeachersPayTeachers website! I am so excited to now be able to sell this same resource here on my own website, but if you prefer to see reviews and/or purchase it on TPT click HERE.


NEW!: This program is now a digital resource for distance learning! (5/2021)
  • Assign Health worksheets in your Google™ Classroom or paperless environment using these student worksheets, surveys, tests, and handouts
  • Now includes links to ALL STUDENT DOCS on Google Slides and Google Forms! (except for interactive flip-ups, and board games that need to be printed and cut out!)
  • 15 Google Slideshows that are separated by days so it’s easy to send students daily lessons (See more details below.)
  • 314 Total Google Slides for al units
  • -The 314 slides above were used to create 4 “Ready-to-Teach programs, totaling 802 additional slides!
  • 21 Google Forms! (Editable, keys included, and created with amazing photos teens will enjoy!)

  • ALSO NEW!: I just added a fun flip and fold interactive version of the “Student Packet Notes! Students take notes from PowerPoint slides in all kinds of shapes and foldable cut-outs! (Click here to see a 1-Minute preview!


  • These lessons work whether you teach in a 6th grade middle or a 7th grade junior high school; or in a self-contained 6th grade classroom in an elementary school.
  • The 70 LEVEL 1 Health lessons are divided into both a 15 unit program AND 4 different “Ready-to-Teach” grade-level programs that can be configured into almost any teaching scenarios you’ll have.
  • This program meets your teaching needs whether you have 6th grade middle schoolers or 7th grade junior high student for 6 weeks, a quarter, trimester, or semester.


  • Need a different level of Health?

-Click here if you teach Level 2 Health (7th middle school / 8th junior high)

-Click here if you teach Level 3 Health (8th middle school / 9th junior high)

-Click here if you teach ALL 3 GRADE LEVELS of Middle/Jr. Health


  • This LEVEL 1 Health curriculum is a standards-based program: The program meets:

-Washington State Middle School 6th Grade Health Standards

-ALL 10 READING and 8 WRITING Common Core Standards (Grades 6-8)

-ALL 8 National Health Standard Indicators (Grades 6-8)


  • Buy it today, teach it tomorrow:

-LOW PREP!! Step-by step lessons follow PowerPoint slides ans walk you through lessons!

-With this purchase, you will receive all future updates (new lessons and activities) that I create related to this “Level 1 Health” resource FOR FREE!!

-This resource includes many lessons that promote social and emotional learning (S.E.L.)


  • Here’s what buyers have to say about this Level 1 Health program:

– “This is absolutely amazing and so helpful. Happy I looked past the price. Definitely worth it.”


– “Very comprehensive resource!”


– “I was told the week before school started I would be teaching 6th grade health! This product is perfect and ready to use! Thank you!”


– “It is so easy to use and worth every penny. Thank you for providing this material and making my life so much easier.”


  • Here is How You Can Use This Flexible Program:


1) There are 4 different “Ready-to-Teach” grade-level programs that can be configured in so many possible teaching scenarios, it’s likely to work for your teaching line! This program has lessons if you:

  1. a) Teach 6th Middle/7th Jr. High for 6 Weeks
  2. b) Teach 6th Middle/7th Jr. High for 9 Weeks
  3. c) Teach 6th Middle/7th Jr. High for 12 Weeks
  4. d) Teach 6th Middle/7th Jr. High for 18 Weeks*

*90-Lesson Program includes 70 lessons +20 fun lesson extensions

2) Each READY-TO TEACH program includes:


3) Lessons are formatted into 16 Units (See unit list below) if you want to teach by unit!

4) Or, use the editable 70-Lesson Program to use in any way you want to teach it!

And remember, now ALL STUDENT DOCS are on GOOGLE SLIDES and FORMS!  Click HERE!


  • Here is more about this program:

-State, National, and Common Core Standards met are listed at the top of each lesson, and are also all listed in the main “Table of Contents” for easy reference! It’s easy to align to your own state standards!

-This program is project-based. It is full of interactive engaging lessons, “PAIR-SHARES, group work, flips, folds, and many art projects.

-“Learning Targets and “Daily Assessments” are listed at the top of each lesson.

-This is NOT your standard boring vocabulary words or book work! . Over 400 pages of highly organized step-by-step teacher directions will engage your students, while the directions will suggest exactly what to say!

NEW!★ All student worksheets, surveys, handouts and tests editable for print and on GOOGLE DRIVE!

-650+ PowerPoints slides! Helps make learning visual!  ★NEW GRAPHICS ON ALL POWERPOINTS!★

-Worksheets, tests, and handouts

-Links to over 40 FREE videos!

-Homework assignments (Including “Parent-Teen Communicators”)

-Fun surveys – students LOVE these!

ALSO NEW!: I just added a fun flip and fold interactive version of the “Student Packet Notes! Students take notes from PowerPoint slides in all kinds of shapes and foldable cut-outs!

Best of all, students love this program and students who like what they’re learning are more likely to actually use what they learned outside the classroom


  • Be sure to see the Preview above


  • Here is a QUICK LOOK at the 16 units included:

  1. Beginning a School Year
  2. Stress, Depression, and Suicide
  3. Mental Health
  4. Diseases
  5. Stop Bullying: Empathy and Violence
  6. Tobacco
  7. Alcohol
  8. Drugs
  9. Conflict Resolution
  10. Self-Esteem
  11. Nutrition
  12. Sex Ed.
  13. Body Systems
  14. First Aid
  15. Community Health
  16. Ending A School Year



  • Here are SOME of the activities included in this Level 1 program:

1. Beginning a Year Unit:

-Starting the Term Off Right!

-Learning Styles Survey

-Conversation Starters

-“Learning Style Cubes”

-★NEW LOOK FOR THE RED HEN!★ The Little Red Hen “I Will” Theme

-File Folders System

-Give Out Syllabus

-“Food Personality Survey”


-Organization to Begin a New School Year

-“Class Syllabus”

-Morning PowerPoints

-Learning Target Success Criteria Exit Sheet


-250 All New “Learning Target” posters

-Teacher Evaluation Tips for the “Danielson” “5 Dimensions,” and “Marzano” Frameworks

2. Stress, Depression, and Suicide Unit

-“Stress Survey”

-“How Stress Affects Your Brain” Video

-“Stress Worksheet”

-How to Relieve Stress Video

-“Relieving Stress Trunks Project”

-“Sleep Project Homework”

-Five Stress Relieving Activities!

3. Mental Health Unit

-The 5 Dimensions of Health

-Interactive Mental Health Road Signs Project

-“You Choose Worksheet”

4. Diseases Unit

-Understanding communicable diseases, pathogens, spread, and immune system

-“Interactive Communicable Diseases Activity” with “Disease and Prevention Chart”

-“Communicable Diseases Card Game” with “Communicable Diseases Worksheet”

-“Selfie Get Well Cards” (Disease Prevention)

-★NEW!★ Coronavirus Activity added and COVID-19 added to card game and worksheet.

5. Empathy/Violence/Stop Bullying Unit

-Empathy Video

-Interactive Empathy Treasure Chest Project

-“Self-Esteem Survey”

-“Positive Self-Talk Activity”

-Bullying video

-Bullying Role-Play Task Cards

-“Making Your Voice Count” Activity

-Cyber Bullying

-“Empathy Test” (Written or outloud)

6. Tobacco

-The Dangers of Tobacco

-CDC Videos

-Tobacco Facts Articles

-“Anti-Tobacco Song Lyrics” Project

-Songs and Present

-The Brain and Habits

-“Cleansing a Bad Habit”

-“Adding a Healthy Habit” Worksheets”

-“Support Your Peers Calendar”

7. Alcohol Unit

-Introduction to Alcohol Unit

-“How Alcohol Affects the Body Wheels Project”

-“Alcohol Dangers” Audio Article

-“Standing Up to Peer Pressures Diamond Worksheet”

-“Assertiveness Survey”

-“Alcohol is Not For Me”

8. Drugs Unit

-Intro to Drug Unit

-“Drug Classification Activity”

-Inhalants Dangers!


9. Conflict Resolution Unit

-“Assertiveness Survey”

-Assertive Versus Aggressive

-Start Partner Dialogue Activity

-“So Quic Model” Handout

– Partner Dialogue Activity

-“2nd Assertiveness Survey”

-“Communication and Conflict Resolution Tips Sheet”

-“Building Confidence, Assertiveness, Self- Esteem Worksheet”

-“How to be More Confident” Video

-“Assertiveness Role-Plays”

10. Self-Esteem Unit

-“Self-Esteem Survey”

-What is Positive Self-Esteem?

-“Self-Esteem iPad” Project

-Thumbprint Project

11. Nutrition Unit

-What is a Calorie?

-Understanding and Reading Label Ingredients

-Students make “Best or Worst Foods” Posters

-“Ingredients Quiz”

-“Where is Your Health?” Assessment

-“Where is Your Health?” Goal-setting Acronym

-Food Label Scramble NEW U.S.D.A. Food Labels!

12. Sex Ed. Unit

-“Sexuality Opt-Out” Info

-Puberty is Normal!

-“Puberty is Normal Matching Game”

-Dealing with Body Image

-“Puberty Parent-Student Communicator Homework”

-“Guide to Maintaining Friendships”

-Tips “4” for a Better Friendship

-Dating, Boundaries, and Unhealthy Risks

-Top 10 Reasons for Choosing Abstinence

-Pregnancy and Sexually Transmitted Infections/HIV

-Traits of a Healthy Versus an Unhealthy Relationships

-Understanding Gender Identity

-Signs of Abusive Relationships

-“Healthy Relationships Posters”

13. Body Systems Unit

-“Can You Do This?” Fun!

-“Our Amazing Body Slideshow”

-Virtual Body

-8 Body Systems Worksheet with QR Codes

-Preparing and Giving Group Presentations

-PowerPoint Group Presentations

-Optional Requirement: Body Systems Group Rap, Song or Poem

-Grading Rubrics Included

-Presentation Note Taking Worksheet

-Preventative Medical Checkups for Teens

-Vaccinations and Reproductive Health Check Ups

-Unit Tests

14. First Aid Unit

-“Wilderness First Aid” Sprained Ankles, Splints and Slings

15. Optional Community Health Unit

-21 different Ideas to Promote “Community Health”

-“Six Key Ingredients to a Healthy Community”

-Health or Fitness Careers

-Family Health

-Safe Home Environments

16. Ending A School Year Unit

-“Myers Briggs Personality Videos” and Worksheet

-“Our Term in Review” PowerPoint



-Teacher Evaluation

-Final Test


  • Other Things to Know:

-Click on the “Preview” button above to see more!

-Ask your school district to purchase this curriculum for you!

-Copyright © Health Education Today, Inc. All rights reserved by author.

-Each purchase is intended for single use only. Purchases are non-transferable, and should not be shared with others.

-The purchaser is granted permission to make duplicates for classroom use only. Redistributing, editing, selling, or posting this item (or any part thereof) on the Internet are all strictly prohibited unless it is a password-protected student website. Violations are subject to penalties of the Digital Millennium Copyright Act.

-Replacement of the digital version of this Health curriculum is FREE.

Thank you so much for previewing!

Mrs. S.

Health Education Today, Inc.

Master of Education

National Board Certified Health Teacher


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And butterflies by: Firkin and mcc 

2 reviews for 6th Grade Middle / 7th Grade Jr. High Health: Level 1

  1. ahealthteacher (verified owner)

    I was told the week before school started I would be teaching 6th grade health! This product is perfect and ready to use! Thank you! (Transcribed from Jamie L. TeachersPayTeachers)

  2. ahealthteacher (verified owner)

    The price was a bit of a deterrent but I am so thankful that I decided to buy this product. It is so easy to use and worth every penny. Thank you for providing this material and making my life so much easier. (Transcribed from Lorna W. TeachersPayTeachers)

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