Sample Lesson

Students participating in PHS Lessons

Sixth grade students participate in 10 hands-on lessons which are aligned to the common core. Lessons have step-by-step instructions and are designed to fit into a 45 minute period. As shown in this sample lesson, each lesson includes:

  • Instructions for lesson preparation
  • Vocabulary words
  • Guiding questions and concepts
  • Lesson goals
  • Rational and purpose
  • Props
  • Additional enrichment activities.

A PowerPoint presentation is provided to walk teachers and students through the lesson.

The lessons provide learning experiences and tips on how students can put the 5 PHS goals into practice in their daily lives.

PHS Goals

  • Eat more fruits and vegetables
  • Choose less sugary food and beverages
  • Eat less fast and fatty food
  • Be active every day
  • Spend less time in front of a screen