Health Information In A Changing World: Practical Approaches For Teachers, Schools, And School Librarians, 1st Edition

  • B Froling Immroth
  • W Bernard Lukenbill
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  • ISBN-10: 1598843990
  • ISBN-13: 9781598843996
  • DDC: 372.37
  • Grade Level Range: 12th Grade - College Senior
  • 244 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2010 | Published/Released August 2011
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2010

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Provides an action plan for librarians and teachers who want to provide better health information to students and their caregivers. This title contains a discussion of teaching health within curriculum areas such as literature, history and biography, art, science and mathematics, industrial technology, and agriculture.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
List of Illustrations.
Introduction and Guide.
1: Schools, Libraries, and Health Education.
2: Health Curriculum and Instruction.
3: Teaching and Holistic Health Information Literacy.
4: Searching for Health Information and Developing Library Use Skills.
5: Materials for Health Instruction and Information.
6: Literature, the Arts, Performance Activities, and Languages.
7: Connections to Good Health: Social and Behavioral Sciences, and Languages.
8: Connections: Health, Physical Education, Science, and Mathematics.
9: Globalization, Instruction, and Youth Health.
10: Outreach, Health, and the School Community.
11: Into the Future: Health, Curriculum, and Librarians.
A Selected List of Health and Physical Education Textbooks Used in North American Schools.
About the Authors.