Elementary Health Education
This above link will lead you to the updated 2017 Elementary Health Education Curriculum Guide.
Click on this above link for a sports nutrition presentation designed for teachers and athletes.
This document contains 36 sample K-2 health education lessons. Please allocate 30 minutes per lesson to complete the lesson objectives.
This document contains 36 sample 3-5 health education lessons. Please allocate 30 minutes per lesson to complete the lesson objectives.
Kindergarten Team Nutrition Lessons
The Discover MyPlate Teacher’s Guide includes six standards-based, inquiry-led, student-centered and teacher approved lessons for kindergarten.
Available: in print, by using our Resource Order Form. Also available in PDF, for download.
Grades 1-6 Team Nutrition Lessons
Serving Up MyPlate is a collection of classroom materials that helps elementary school teachers integrate nutrition education into Math, Science, English Language Arts, and Health.
National Agricultural Literacy Curriculum Matrix
The National Agricultural Literacy Curriculum Matrix is an online, searchable, and standards-based curriculum map for K-12 teachers. The Matrix contextualizes national education standards in science, social studies, and nutrition education.
New FREE Opioid Abuse Lesson Plans
These are great easy to understand and implement in your classes.
Opioid Abuse Prevention for Elementary
This weblink will lead you to items that are recommendations from the Governor's Cabinet Opiate Action Team of information that should be included to meet the health instruction requirement focused on “Prescription opioid abuse prevention".
Tobacco prevention activities are a key component of tobacco prevention. National and local agencies
provide a variety of examples. Please note that not all of these tobacco prevention activities are
evidence-based. However, activities are a key component to a comprehensive tobacco prevention
program. This section aims to summarize the resources available and provide examples for use in K-12
In this lesson, students conduct an experiment that demonstrates what goes into a person’s lungs with
each puff of a cigarette. Then, students will view an interactive Web animation that gives a 360-degree
view of the organs in the human body and an explanation of how tobacco use affects each organ.
Campaign for Tobacco Free Kids
This site list Drug and Tobacco prevention resources for most states in the country. Here is one for Ohio: http://www.projectpanda.com/
Kick Butts Day Kick Off
What is Kick Butts Day? Kick Butts Day is a national day of activism when teachers, youth leaders, public health advocates, and other community leaders organize events designed to get youth to stand out, speak up and seize control against Big Tobacco.
Lesson Plans from Ohio Department of Transportation
This document contains Safe Routes to school for K classes.
This document contains Safe Routes to school for 1st grade classes.
This document contains Safe Routes to school for 1st and 2nd grade classes.
Lesson plans created by the Ohio Department of Transportation, SRTS.
This document contains Safe Routes to school for 3rd grade classes.
This document contains Safe Routes to school for 3-4 classes.
This document contains Safe Routes to school for 5th grade classes.