Curriculum, teaching and learning

Curriculum, teaching and learning is the core business of your school and it is important to address and explore communicable disease prevention and body care in the classroom.  The links below will provide you with information and guidance to implement a comprehensive communicable disease prevention and body care programme. 

For sustainable change, it is also important to embed communicable disease prevention and body care messages and practices into School organisation and ethos, and Community links and partnerships.

Toi Te Ora Public Health has partnered with corrections to develop Glow Boxes, with accompanying lesson plans. These are loaned out to schools across the Bay of Plenty and Lakes regions.  To borrow the Glow Box, email



Page updated 12 Nov 2019