Alcohol and Drug Use (Grades 6-8)

Alcohol, Marijuana and Vaping (Grades 6-8)
Alcohol and Drug Use (Grades 6-8)

Underage drinking and substance use in the United States is undeniably pervasive. In this module we talk about the prevalence of substance use, some of the ways kids get introduced to drugs or alcohol, and how substance use can have serious consequences.

Variants:
  1. Grades 6-8 - 7 minutes
    This version is designed for students in grades 6-8.
Course Authors
PreventionFIRST!
PreventionFIRST! is a non-profit organization aimed at promoting wellness through the prevention of substance use/misuse across the lifespan throughout the tristate region of Ohio, Kentucky and Indiana. Founded in 1996, its overarching goals are to ensure more communities are engaged in prevention, and that more people make healthy choices in every stage of life. PreventionFIRST!'s mission is to promote healthy behaviors by sparking and sustaining community change.