Educational Resources: 6 - 8

In this section you will find all the materials you will need to implement the educational portion of the health. moves. minds.™ program. Clicking the green download button will allow you to download a .zip file for all the educational materials for a grade band. You can use the materials and lessons in their entirety or adapt them to fit the needs of your students. Be sure to come back periodically as we continue to build this library of resources for teachers!

Materials for Grades 6-8

Lessons

Four standards-based physical education lessons and four skills-based health lessons for grades 6-8, a total of eight lessons. This includes:

Mini Posters

Each mini poster lists the skill cues or has the definition of a term taught within the Empowered Mind & Body physical education or Power Through Empowerment health education lessons for grades 6-8. Print these posters out and hang them in your gym/health classroom and share them with other teachers in your school. Skill posters include:

  • Analyzing Influences
  • Better Breathing
  • Diversity
  • Empowerment
  • Equity
  • Kind messages
  • Mindful Minute
  • Mindful Senses
  • Mindfulness
  • Muscle Relaxation

Physical Education Lesson Materials

The following materials are used in the Empowered Mind & Body physical education lessons for grades 6-8. This includes:

  • Emoji Rating Scale - All Lessons
  • Kind Message Cards - Lesson 1
  • Negative Message Cards - Lesson 1
  • Team Building Equipment List Cards- Lesson 1
  • Self-talk Scenario Slips - Lesson 1
  • Four Corners questions - Lesson 2
  • Letter Cards - Lesson 3
  • Find Someone…. Worksheet - Lesson 4
  • health. moves. minds. station Cards - Lesson 4
  • health. moves. minds. Station Cards Template - Lesson 4
  • Assessment sheet Grades 6-8 PE Empowered Mind & Body- Lesson 4

Health Education Lesson Materials

The following materials are used in the Power Through Empowerment health education lessons for grades 6-8. This includes:

  • Web of Influences worksheet - Lesson 2
  • My Values and Beliefs Worksheet - Lesson 3
  • Relationship Rubric assessment Lesson 4
  • Analyzing a Past Decisions assessment - Lesson 4