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Health Fitness and Nutrition

School Year: 2019-2020
Subject: Physical Education and Health
Course ID: CAPE76857
College Concurrent: No
School District: Big Horn County School District #1
Credit Recovery: No
Program Name: Wyoming Connections Academy
Course Capacity:
Grade Level(s): 9-12
LMS Platform: LMS means the course learning management system Connexus
Delivery Method: Online Asynchronous
Curriculum Type: Connections Academy
Hathaway Success Course: Yes
Days: See Course Participation below
Advanced Placement: No
Times: See Course Participation below
Start - End Dates: Sep 03, 2019 - Jun 05, 2020
Available for Purchase: District Only

Course Description:
In the Health, Fitness, and Nutrition course, the student will study a variety of health-related topics and learn the benefits of fitness. The student will gain a new awareness of his own fitness level and nutritional needs. The student will also learn how to adopt long-term, healthy habits and lifestyle changes to improve and inspire his overall state of well being. This course will also teach the student how fitness can influence one's self image and will help him to understand the value of respecting his own body. The student will explore the dangers of alcohol and drug use and develop social strategies to avoid peer pressure. The student will also examine such things as eating disorders, prevention of injury, reproductive health, and first aid.
Course Prerequisites:
Required Materials: None
Course Accessibility: None
Course Participation:
Student participation in this course is documented by the following:
  • Coursework submissions recorded by the learning management system.
  • Participation verified by the virtual education teacher for time spent working offline.
  • Academic-based communication between the student and virtual education teacher or learning coach and virtual education teacher.
  • Synchronous time with the class, a group or the virtual education teacher recorded by the learning management system or teacher.
  • The virtual education teacher verifies participation in the course 1-3 times a week.
  • Virtual education teacher verifies participation 1 to 3 times weekly