Injury Prenvention

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Essential Questions: 

How do I stay safe and healthy?
What do I do if someone is sick or hurt?
 

What do I do in a natural disaster?

What do I do to maintain  motorized and non-motorized vehicle safety?

How do I stay safe while participating in physical activities?

How do I keep my home environment safe?

Habits Of Mind: 

Visual, auditory, kinesthetic

Content: 

*Sports and outdoor activity safety

*Environmental hazards

*Vision care

*First aid
*EMS and 911
 

Skills and Processes: 

*Identify safety concerns
*Acknowledge risks in physical activity (including sports and outdoor activity)
*Demonstrate concern for self and others through safe play
*Explore environmental hazards
*Demonstrate safe and sanitary food handling practices
*Practice proper vision protection

*Identify heartattack and stroke symptoms
*Identify common athletic injuries and practice appropriate first aid (RICE - Rest, Ice, Compression and Elevation)
*Recognize emergency situations and activate EMS - Emergency Medical Services (911)
*Demonstrate knowledge of immobilizing joints and limbs through splinting
*Recognition and treatment of heat/cold related illnesses, choking, severe bleeding, shock

Assessment: 

Practical hands on demonstration

written knowledge post and pre test

Homework

Journals

Resources: 

Tualatin Fire Dept including guest speaker

Think First Oregon OHSU

American Heart Assoc kit