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The Truth About Drugs

For Teachers 7th - 12th Standards
Teenagers hear many messages about drugs from advertisements, their peers, their teachers, and their parents. But who is lying? What is the truth? A thorough, thoughtful unit takes a purposeful look at drug education, drug culture, and...
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Drugs, Risks and the Nervous System

For Teachers 6th - 12th
In cooperative groups, middle schoolers contemplate the probability of 18 different situations occurring. After they make predictions, they compare them to the actual risk factors. This eye-opening exercise demonstrates that the odds of...
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Drug Education Tobacco Year 7

For Teachers 6th - 12th Standards
A series of activities encourages young people to be smoke free. Class members identify the chemicals found in cigarettes and cigarette smoke, investigate the health risks, and practice refusal strategies.
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Stories of Painkiller Addiction: Prescription Drug Abuse Awareness Campaign

For Teachers 6th - 12th Standards
The I-STOP law was designed to regulate the distribution and tracking of prescription drugs. After reading an article about its signing and implementation, middle and high schoolers work together to come up with their own ideas for an...
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Drug Free

For Teachers 4th - 6th
Students demonstrate the ability to put a border around a text. They insert Word Art and a Text Box. Pupils are reminded that each year they spend a week focusing on being drug free. Students discuss ways that they can influence others...
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Drug Free Poster Design

For Teachers 6th
Sixth graders create drug free posters on computers in order to promote the abstinence of not consuming drugs. They present their poster to the class with their small group. They display posters in various areas of the school.
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Health: Drug Education

For Students 9th - 12th
High school health hopefuls unscramble twenty-one terms related to drugs and drug use. Assign these terms for collaborative groups to research together. Follow it up by having them create anti-drug campaign posters to share on campus.
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What Do Drugs Do to the Body?

For Teachers K - 12th
Students research the effects that drugs have on the human body. Using this information, they create a poster showing some of the effects of a specific drug. They work together to summarize the information they have gathered and present...
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Heads Up: Real News About Drugs and Your Body

For Students 7th - 12th Standards
What's the difference between medical marijuana and marijuana bought on the street? Not much. High schoolers learn more about marijuana with an informational booklet that focuses on the medical uses of THC, how marijuana affects the...
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How Americans Got Stuck with Endless Drug Commercials

For Students 9th - 12th
On average, 80 commercials for prescription drugs appear on American television every hour. Such commercials are illegal in most other countries. So why are these ads so much a part of US TV? Check out a video that presents the arguments...
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Being Smoke Free!

For Students 2nd - 6th
Step up your word search game with a puzzle that challenges scholars to sleuth out phrases, not single words. Each phrase boosts making healthy lifestyle choices by choosing not to smoke. 
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Tobacco Free Teens

For Students 4th - 10th
Clear the smoke about cigarette use with an engaging application. Comic strip animation and games teach learners why they should never try smoking in the first place, and how to quit this lethal habit if they have already been lured in.
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No To Drugs!

For Teachers K - 2nd
Students determine ways to stay drug free by becoming more confident. They listen to a teacher read aloud before discussing when drugs can be helpful and when they can be harmful. They draw pictures of children saying no to drugs which...
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Designers Against Drugs

For Teachers 3rd - 4th
Students design and present posters that promote the idea of staying away from drugs. They conduct Internet research, and in small groups create and present their anti-drug posters.
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Get To Know the Truth on Drug Use Around You

For Teachers 6th
Sixth graders examine various opinions about alcohol and drug use. They complete a drug use survey, tally, analyze, and discuss the results, discuss the school's drug use, and write a journal response.
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Role Play "Saying No To Drugs"

For Teachers K - 2nd
Students examine the positive and negative aspects of different types of drugs. They discuss when drugs help and when they cause harm, create a paper plate puppet, and participate in a role-play with a partner using their puppets.
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Date Rape Drugs

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Young scholars study the potential dangers of date rape drugs. They analyze the effects of tobacco, alcohol, and other drugs on humans including: physiological effects and psychological effects. They identify strategies in order to...
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The Dangers of Prescription Drug Abuse

For Teachers 7th - 12th Standards
Wouldn't it be nice if the pain came with an expiration date? Wouldn't it be nice if prescription pain killers weren't addictive? Alas, that's not how things work. To understand the dangers of opioids and other prescription pain...
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Drug-Free Workplace Policies

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Young scholars examine the purpose of drug-free workplace policies. They discuss the purposes of a drug-free workplace policy, and in small groups complete a written draft of their own version of a drug-free workplace policy, practices,...
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Drug Free Reporters

For Teachers 6th
Sixth graders create a report on how they believe they have helped their school, peers, and the community through their drug free posters. They individually write their reports, but edit their reports with their groups. They share...
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Safe Fun For Everyone

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Students identify various drug-free activities, opportunities, and hobbies that promote a healthy lifestyle. They brainstorm a list of interesting and safe activities, create categories for the activities, and select an activity to...
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My Choice is Drug-Free

For Teachers 8th
Eighth graders examine the role music plays in influencing ideas and behaviors. They read and analyze lyrics of current songs that contain suggestions of alcohol, tobacco, or other drug use, participate in a class discussion about the...
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No To Drugs and Alcohol

For Teachers K
Students sing the song "I Am Strong." They discuss why drugs and alcohol are bad for them. Students draw a picture showing themselves saying no to drugs. They write a short description about their picture.
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Bully Free Lesson Plans—Ninth Grade

For Students 9th
"Bullying and Prejudice" and "Do You Cyber Bully," two lessons from a complete Bully Free program, serve as samples of the approach used in a unit designed to bring awareness to and to combat bullying. Each lesson asks class members to...