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Where There's Smoke, There's Fire
Students explore impact of smoking in workplaces. In this health awareness lesson, students act as owners and managers of different types of business locations. They develop smoking policies and defend them by responding to students portraying smoking and non-smoking patrons and employees.
6th - 12th Health 5 Views 83 Downloads
Up in Smoke
Students consider their beliefs about anti-smoking laws before and after examining total smoking bans in various countries and the rationales behind them. They write position papers supporting or opposing the institution of a total smoking ban.
6th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 27 Downloads
All Choked Up By Smoking Statistics
Scholars use the article "More College Young scholars Are Smoking, Study Says" as a springboard for discussion on the reasons why people smoke cigarettes. They investigate different methods of graphing statistics by using the data provided in the article.
9th - 12th Math 15 Views 227 Downloads
Students estimate the amount of money a non-smoking teen spends in a week, a month, and a year, and compare it with the expenses of a teen who smokes one, two, and three packs a day. They research other reasons that teens should not smoke.
6th - 12th Visual & Performing Arts 8 Views 61 Downloads
Smoke and Mirrors
Students study the changing public perception of cigarettes over the century. They create a visual timeline for classroom display, and design a survey on people's views on cigarette smoking for homework. In addition, they design and administer surveys on the public perception of cigarettes.
6th - 12th Health 8 Views 43 Downloads
Students explore the implications of tobacco use. In this personal health instructional activity, students participate in a classroom activity that calls for them to characterize a smoker and then examine the harmful effects of smoking on his/her body.
6th - 8th Health 6 Views 35 Downloads
Smoking Today = Smoking Tomorrow
Examine statistical data to recognize the relationship of statistics to real-world issues. Pupils navigate e-stat using the Internet and find data about social issues. They complete a worksheet with their data and create an anti-smoking package using the data for younger adolescents.
7th - 9th Social Studies & History 5 Views 28 Downloads
Students investigate the effects of smoking. In this personal health lesson, students design and administer surveys about smoking habits of teens and conduct research. Students create PowerPoint presentations that feature their findings to be shown to students in lower grades.
7th - 9th Social Studies & History 3 Views 23 Downloads
Analyzing an Issue From Three Perspectives-Smoking in Public Places
Students examine multiple perspectives on a social issue. In this social issues lesson, students discuss New York's recent ban on smoking from the perspectives of different groups. Students takes notes on a video about smoking, and discuss their ideas in small groups.
6th - 8th Social Studies & History 3 Views 2 Downloads
Smoke Screen Book Quiz
In this fiction books worksheet, students complete seven multiple choice questions about the book, "Smoke Screen." These questions contain concepts such as choosing the correct author, who published the book, when it was on the New York Times best seller list, popularity of other books at the same time, and more.
6th - Higher Ed Language Arts 3 Views 12 Downloads
Cough...Cough...Yeah, I Smoke!
Middle schoolers become familiar with the adverse health affects caused by cigarette smoking, nicotine addiction, and how when combined they may eventually lead to other risky behaviors. They engage in a role play where they make choices about tobacco.
6th - 8th Health 11 Views 48 Downloads
Persuasive Writing: Smoking Bans
Clear the air with this persuasive writing activity, in which middle schoolers investigate smoking bans. Helpful as a cross-curricular health lesson, the assignment prompts young learners to brainstorm reasons why people smoke and reasons why smoking is a bad health habit.
5th - 8th Language Arts 4 Views 160 Downloads
Is a Tough Smoking Law Coming to Your State?
Young scholars read and discuss a news article about a new anti-smoking law in Hawaii. They answer article comprehension questions, complete a fill-in-the blank activity, discuss laws that ban smoking in small groups, and create a No Smoking sign.
2nd - 10th Language Arts 3 Views 17 Downloads
Smoking On TV and In Films
Young scholars identify and discuss young peoples' attitudes towards smoking and the power of TV and film on their daily lives. They critically evaluate comments about tobacco smoking. In addition, they place on a graph the reasons people give for smoking.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 5 Downloads
"The Smoking Yokadokas"
Students investigate the effects of smoking and read and analyze a poem. They read and analyze the poem "The Smoking Yokadokas" by Jack Prelutsky and identify the secondhand smoke effects from the poem. Students then participate in a class discussion, define key vocabulary terms from the poem, and write a description of smoking using a thesaurus.
6th - 8th Health 3 Views 21 Downloads