Ciara Leisey MS Health Teacher

Welcome To Mrs. Leisey’s Health Class!

I am excited that you’re here!

A little about me

I have a 14 plus year background working with children, and their families in the Social Work/Human services field. This is my 5th year working directly in schools where I assisted admin with student support. I have a BS in Behavioral Science with additional coursework in Criminal Justice, Education, & Health and Physical Education. I  am very honored to teach Health to our amazing students!

Below you will find information regarding our class syllabus, and general class expectations. 

Syllabus

For these 9 weeks, we will be covering a variety of health topics each week and also Journaling through our wellness journey. Topics (based off of the NC Health Education Standards) include:

  • Mental and Emotional Health 
  • Interpersonal Communication
  • Personal and Consumer Health 
  • Nutrition and Physical activity 
  • Anti-Drug, Alcohol, and other substances
We will be learning about these topics by participating in a variety of fun activities, daily journaling, group/partnered projects, class discussions, and assessments/quizzes.

Class Expectations

We will be covering a variety of health topics that are serious and important. It is important to be respectful of others, the instructor, and most certainly yourself. Let’s make this a safe space for everyone to express, & learn about Health & Wellness. 

Grading

Students will be graded on a point system. Students will earn points for each journal entry, activity, and assignment they complete. For this course students will receive a Pass/Fail grade. Communication and student success is key. I will diligently work with students to ensure they receive the best academic experience. 

Contact

Please feel free to reach out with any questions! 

[email protected]

-Wellness is a connection of paths: Knowledge and Action-