Health Resources

Elementary School
 GRADES PreK-3 PERSONAL SAFETY UNIT:

PARENT GUIDES

    PARENT GUIDE - PREK-K                   Preview K video: "Joey Learns the Touching Rule"
    PARENT GUIDE - 1ST GRADE
    PARENT GUIDE - 2ND GRADE
    PARENT GUIDE - 3RD GRADE    

GRADES K-3 DRUG, ALCOHOL, TOBACCO UNIT

PARENT GUIDES

    PARENT GUIDE - KINDERGARTEN                   
    PARENT GUIDE - 1ST GRADE
    PARENT GUIDE - 2ND GRADE
    PARENT GUIDE - 3RD GRADE 

4TH GRADE

PERSONAL HYGIENE

PREVIEW PERSONAL HYGIENE VIDEO:   HEALTHY HABITS FOR LIFE

 

ALCOHOL, TOBACCO, & OTHER DRUGS

GRADE 4 - PARENT GUIDE

COMPREHENSIVE HEALTH EDUCATION: THE GREAT BODY SHOP

NOTE: THIS LINK WILL PROVIDE PARENTS WITH A YEAR PLAN OF HEALTH-RELATED TOPICS. LINKS ARE STAFF ACCESS ONLY. GRADE 4 COMPREHENSIVE HEALTH YEAR PLAN

 

5TH GRADE

FAMILY LIFE:

FCPS FAMILY LIFE PARENT GUIDE
 
 
  5TH GRADE FAMILY LIFE PARENT GUIDE    

PUBERTY BROCHURES: 
        Girls
             
ALWAYS CHANGING
              ALWAYS CHANGING (Spanish)
              ALWAYS CHANGING FAQ
              ALWAYS CHANGING Conversation
              ALWAYS CHANGING Conversation (Spanish)
              ALWAYS CHANGING Postcard
              ALWAYS CHANGING Postcard (Spanish)
          Boys
                  
ALWAYS CHANGING
             ALWAYS CHANGING (Spanish) 
 

To view the Fifth (5th) Grade videos on puberty, please use VIDEO LINK:   "Always Changing

PLEASE NOTE:

Effective March 25, 2015, the FCPS Board of Education has approved the use of the 2014 versions of the Always Changing videos. These videos have replaced the 2007 version of the videos with the same titles. The 2007 versions of the videos are no longer being used to support FCPS Fifth (5th) Grade Family Life Education. 

DISEASE PREVENTION UNIT:

5TH GRADE - DISEASE PREVENTION - PARENT GUIDE

VIDEO LINK:

HIV and Me: Marissa's Story

ALCOHOL, TOBACCO, and OTHER DRUGS

GRADE 5 PARENT GUIDE

COMPREHENSIVE HEALTH EDUCATION: THE GREAT BODY SHOP

NOTE: THIS LINK WILL PROVIDE PARENTS WITH A YEAR PLAN OF HEALTH-RELATED TOPICS. LINKS ARE STAFF ACCESS ONLY. GRADE 5 COMPREHENSIVE HEALTH YEAR PLAN

 
Middle & High School
Comprehensive Health
Parent Guide for Adapted Health
6th Grade Health Parent Guide
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
National Institutes of Health
Youth Risk Behavior Survey Data
Not My Kid: Inspiring Positive Life Choices
Mental and Emotional Health
Teens and Stress
Teen Depression
Anxiety and Depression in Children
Relationship Between Bullying and Suicide
Youth Suicide Prevention
SOS Suicide Prevention
Help Kids Handle Emotions
Alcohol, Tobacco and Other Drugs
The Partnership for a Drug Free America
Get Smart About Drugs: Parents Guide
 
Marijuana
How to talk to your kids about Marijuana
Communicating Risks about Marijuana
Marijuana Key Facts
Smart Approaches to Marijuana
Tobacco
 
Frederick County Health Department Smoking Cessation Program
Tell Your Kids About E-Cigarettes
Heroin
CDC Heroin Epidemic Update
The Partnership for a Drug Free America
The Parent Toolkit: A drug and alcohol prevention resource for parents.
 
Time to Act: How to Tell if Your Teen is Using and Taking Action to Intervene
Get Drug Smart
Underage Drinking Facts in MD
Facts About Spice
Parents Guide for Synthetic Drugs
Drug Trends
Steroids
National Inhalant Prevention Coalition
Inhalants
Family Life and Human Sexuality
Talk to Your Kids About Puberty
 
Talk to Your Kids About Sex
Sex and Technology, Tips for Parents
Nutrition
Talk to Your Kids About the Nutrition Facts Label
Choose My Plate
FCPS Menus
About Child and Teen BMI
Disease Prevention
CDC information to prevent or delay diabetes
Are you at risk for diabetes?
Brush up on Healthy Teeth
Live SunSavvy Brochure for Parents
 
Quick Facts on Teen Tanning
CDC Information on Tanning
Safety and Injury Prevention
Teen Drivers
Distracted Driving
Understanding the Distracted Brain
Maryland Shock Trauma Distracted Driving Video