Binge Drinking and Alcohol Poisoning (Grades 6-8)

Alcohol, Marijuana and Vaping (Grades 6-8)
Binge Drinking and Alcohol Poisoning (Grades 6-8)

Youth who drink may drink less often than adults, but when they do drink, they drink a lot more, a lot faster and in a short amount of time. In this module, we will discuss binge drinking, its dangers and often tragic consequences. We will also describe the risk of alcohol poisoning, including the symptoms and what to do if you suspect a friend has alcohol poisoning.

Variants:
  1. Grades 6-8 - 5 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.