Alcohol Teacher Resources
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Under the Influence
Students examine the effects of teen drinking. In this personal health lesson, students research alcohol's effect on the teen brain. Students discuss their findings about the alcohol-brain connection and create brain maps.
Don't Drink and Drive: Assessing the Effectiveness of Anti-Drinking Campaigns
Have your class explore alcohol awareness public service announcements. Provided is a detailed plan and a complete set of materials for doing just this. Learners are exposed to a series of approaches and advertisements and decide which techniques are the most valid. Then, they get together in groups to create their own alcohol awareness campaigns. Class members also act as focus groups so that pupils have the full experience of creating and implementing a campaign. Great resource!
Oxidation and Reduction
Each slide here details the different ways that an alcohol can be oxidized. Diagrams of different structures of molecules are shown & your class should be able to identify how they would change to an aldehyde or a ketone. Some interesting facts are given about the real-life effects of alcohol in the body and the resulting effects of aldehydes and ketones. Some questions are included, asking learners to figure the structure of the molecule formulas given, and how they would be changed.
Substance Abuse Prevention at Hollywood High
Learners research alcohol, tobacco, and other drugs using cd-roms, Internet websites, and media center materials. In small groups they write a script and create a computer animated movie using the "Hollywood High" computer software.
Sixth graders explore, analyze and explain self concept and five ways that alcohol harms the body. They assess the relationship between positive health behaviors and the prevention of injury, illness, disease, and other health problems.
Drinking and Driving Don't Mix
In this drinking and driving worksheet, learners read about the legal limits of alcohol consumption when driving. Students are given data about car speed, thinking distance, braking distance and total stopping distance to plot on a graph. They solve five problems using the data.
Students warn others about the dangers of alcohol and drug abuse. In this personal health lesson, students research the effects of addiction and share their findings with their classmates. Students then create posters or songs that discourage drug use.
Drinking and Driving
Young scholars select resources relating to alcohol relate dissues of drinking and driving. They explain the dangers of mixing drinking and driving. Students discuss the dangaer of drinking and driving using notes from Internet investigations. They use word processing to write an essay explaining the dangers of drinking and driving.
Ethanol And Our Brain
Students examine how alcohol affects the brain and what exposure to alcohol can do to developing fetuses, children, and adolescents. They observe a demonstration of the brain and the brain barrier using a cauliflower, syrup, and rubbing alcohol, and read and discuss a handout.
Sobriety Testing Stations
Students identify each of the different sobriety tests and how they are used to detect the amount of alcohol consumed by a person and the physical affects of drinking alcohol.
Statistical Drug Abuse and Adolescents in the U.S.A.
Students examine statistics of teenagers using alcohol and marijuana. In groups, they brainstorm the reasons why they believe usage is higher than in years past. As a class, they role-play different roles in scenerios to help them realize the effect they are having on themselves and those around them. To end the activity, they review the symptoms for someone high on drugs or alcohol.
The Effects of "Recreational" Drugs on the Development of Chick Embryos as a Model for Human Embryogenesis
Students conduct experiments on fertilized chicken embryos to determine the possible developmental effects that various recreational drugs (caffeine, alcohol, nicotine, and aspirin) might have on them.
A Drug Free Me
Students explore the tools and fact-finding opportunities to make wise choices regarding drug, alcohol, and tobacco use. They utilize the tools to make decisions about typical junior high age situations. In addition, they research assigned alcohol/tobacco/drug topics; prepare presentations using their choice of media; and demonstrate their expertise for the class.
Commercial Time. Don't Turn that Channel!
Students review information on drug abuse and types of drugs and then learn about alcohol and other drug abuse in a hands on activity. In addition, they learn about kinds of drugs and the effects of drug abuse on the body.
Health Problem Series: Alcohol
In this practicing scenarios and describing how to handle them worksheet, students read three scenarios about peer pressure and alcohol, write how they would react, explain their decisions and tell specifically what they might say or do in each situation. Students write three short essays.
Effects of Alcohol
Sixth graders discuss the effects of alcohol on themselves, families, and society. They view photos of car accidents caused by drunk driving, analyze statistics about alcohol, and participate in a class discussion.
How to Change the World
Biology or health classmates read a case study about a family who is dealing with fetal alcohol syndrome. The PowerPoint that is supposed to be shown is not included, but there are a plethora of web resources that can be used to help you design a lecture on the topic. As a concluding activity, pupils work together to design a policy to help decrease the use of alcohol during pregnancy in their community and then write a letter to a government official using the data that they collected.
How Much Alcohol is in a Drink?
In this alcohol worksheet, students read about measuring the amount of alcohol in a drink and they are given a formula to determine this value. Students use the formula to find the grams of alcohol in ten drinks and the number of units of alcohol in each. Students plot their data on a graph and draw conclusions.
The Effects of Alcohol and other Teratogens: A model using Zebrafish
Students investigate the interference of various drugs on an embryo through experimentation. This is an open-ended lab to allow students to see effects of various chemicals humans choose to put in their bodies and create questions they can test in future experiments.
Parents And Alcohol: Who's To Blame
Students explore the topic of underage drinking. They find a focus and write a news feature/analysis that reports on what the community is doing to prevent underage drinking and some assessment of the extent of the problem.