PE 1-2

TeacherWilliam Heller
Subject AreaPhysical Education
Grade Level6-8
Week #Quarter 1, week 2
Unit of InstructionHeat injuries and hydration
Standard(s) Taught


List safety procedures that should be followed when engaging in activities to improve the health-related components of fitness.


List the three different types of heat illnesses associated with fluid loss.


Identify the precautions to be taken when exercising in extreme weather and/or environmental conditions.


Participate in moderate physical activity on a daily basis.

Learning Targets and Learning Criteria

Students will understand the basics of hydration and recognize the hallmarks of being dehydrated

Students will be able to read a heat index chart and determine the safety protocols for being outside for an activity

Students will be able to explain the different heat injuries, how to recognize and how to treat them

Classroom Activities

Hydration reading packet

Hydration worksheet

Heat injury/heat index/heat category reading packet

Heat injury/index/category worksheet

Assignments Due

Weekly participation grade

Heat index worksheet

Water consumption worksheet

Additional Resources