Iowa - HE K-12 curriculum—safety and injury prevention (MS): Curricula
Iowa Administrative Code. 281—12.5(256) Education program.
12.5(4) Junior high program, grades 7 and 8.
e. Health. Health instruction shall include personal health; food and nutrition; environmental health; safety and survival skills; consumer health; family life; substance abuse and nonuse, encompassing the effects ofalcohol, tobacco, drugs, and poisons on the human body; human sexuality, self-esteem, stress management, and interpersonal relationships; emotional and social health; health resources; and prevention and control of disease and the characteristics of communicable diseases, including sexually transmitted diseases and acquired immune deficiency syndrome.