Health and Fitness Standards Overview

Daybreak Primary Health Topics

Each grade level has its own set of health expectations but the topics are the same.  The level of knowledge on each topic grows with each grade level.


Component 1.2:  Acquires the knowledge and skills to safely participate in a variety of developmentally appropriate physical activities.

Component 1.5:  Understands relationship of nutrition and food nutrients to body composition and physical performance.

Component 2.1:  Understands foundations of health.

Component 2.3:  Understands the concepts of prevention and control of disease.

Component 2.4:  Acquires skills to live safely and reduce health risks.

Component 3.1:  Understands how family, culture, and environmental factors affect personal health.

Component 3.3:  Evaluates the impact of social skills on health.