How Alcohol Affects Your Brain (Grades 6-8)

Alcohol, Marijuana and Vaping (Grades 6-8)
How Alcohol Affects Your Brain (Grades 6-8)

Students’ brains are still developing and because of that, alcohol use and abuse can have serious consequences. In this module, we talk about how alcohol affects the brain and the short- and long-term damage that it can cause to your health and future.

  1. Grades 6-8 - 5 minutes
    This version is designed for students in grades 6-8.
Course Authors
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.