Utah - HE K-12 curriculum—violence prevention (ES): Curricula

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State law addresses violence prevention.

Utah State Office of Education: Elementary Core Curriculum. Responsible Healthy Lifestyles 3-6.

Core Standards of the Course: Safety and Injury/Violence Prevention

Standard 5: The students will adopt behaviors to maintain personal health and safety and develop appropriate strategies to resolve conflict.

Objective 1: Match safety procedures to potential hazards. (SC)

  • a. Describe procedures to follow in case of fire, flood, earthquakes, and electrical shock.
  • b. Predict problems of using and being around machines.
  • c. Explain how carelessness, hurrying, anger, and upset feelings may increase the chance of having an accident.
  • d. List reasons for treating animals with respect and kindness.
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