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Tobacco: Promotion Tactics and the Law
Youths aged 13 & 14 are most likely to notice and remember in-store tobacco promotions. Class members dissect tobacco advertising tactics and learn about relevant legislation by participating in guided discussion. Assessing promotions, target audiences, and brand associations/strategies they audit local real-life promotions.
7th - 10th 21st Century Skills 17 Views 68 Downloads
Tobacco in North Carolina
Fourth graders examine the depiction of North Carolina tobacco farms in several photographs. They work in small groups to prepare an argument for a class debate and create promotional signs to advertise their point of view about tobacco production.
4th Social Studies & History 3 Views 8 Downloads
Tobacco Bag Stringing: Elementary Activity One
Why was tobacco bag stringing important and what exactly is it? Fourth and fifth graders will learn about tobacco stringing and its effect on the economy in both North Carolina and Virginia. They will engage in several activities that include research, debate, and critical thinking skills development.
4th - 5th Social Studies & History 4 Views 6 Downloads
Alcohol, Drugs and Tobacco: What Are the Effects?
Young scholars are introduced to the effects of drugs, alcohol and tobacco. In groups, they research how drugs and alcohol affect the body in terms of getting the nutritional values that it needs to be healthy. They also discuss how emotions and their self-worth can affect their likelihood in using drugs and alcohol.
6th - 8th Health 47 Views 264 Downloads
Tobacco is Bad News!
A very important lesson on the dangers of tobacco and cigarette smoke awaits your students. First, a discussion on the dangers of tobacco is held. Then, 3rd graders go to the computer lab and utilize KidPix to draw an outline of the body. They type in the dangers of nicotine and smoke on each part of their body design.
3rd Health 6 Views 9 Downloads
Harmful Effects of Tobacco Use
Is there really anything good about tobacco? No, there isn't one good thing about tobacco! This presentation provides a good overview of pertinent information. A few of the topics included are: what's in a cigarette, peer pressure, effects of smoking on the heart and lungs.
K - 12th Health 18 Views 82 Downloads
Tobacco bag stringing: Secondary activity seven
Challenge your pupils' abilities in evaluating primary sources, while gaining historical empathy and higher-order thinking skills as they take on the role of a legislator who must amend the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938. Learners evaluate the source, discuss what needs to be amended, and develop arguments for the amendment.
7th - 12th Social Studies & History 5 Views 8 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Busting the Tobacco Ads.
Fifth graders recognize that tobacco companies target young people with their advertisements. In this tobacco lesson, 5th graders understand why tobacco companies target youth. Students define the word adbuster and create adbusters to persuade youth not ot smoke.
5th Social Studies & History 12 Views 58 Downloads
Adolescents compare and assess the efficacy of tobacco product health warning labels from around the world. In groups, they invent warnings and create labels that would be effective for teens and children. Discussion covers advertising ethics, the role of government in safeguarding health, and of course, the negative effects of smoking.
6th - 9th Health 10 Views 66 Downloads
Take a look at tobacco advertising techniques through the decades. Students analyze the differences in strategies, and write an essay on the advertising history of one brand of tobacco, how tobacco advertising has changed over time, or strategies used for a particular audience.
7th - 10th Language Arts 10 Views 12 Downloads
Thinking like a Citizen
Explore the influence social activism can have on important issues, and create a class full of young citizen activists. This plans calls for learners to participate in a whole class discussion and brainstorm about ways to effectively influence public opinion on the use of tobacco products.
7th - 10th Health 8 Views 15 Downloads
Cough...Cough...Yeah, I Smoke!
Students 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 12 Views 50 Downloads
Truth or Money: How Advertisers Censor Health Information in Media
Two compelling texts about tobacco companies' influence over editorial content in print media introduce readers to the concept of advertising censorship. After study and discussion, class members compose a mock "final column" by a magazine journalist whose editors won't allow him to write any more articles about the health hazards of smoking at the request of tobacco advertisers.
6th - 9th Language Arts 15 Views 67 Downloads
Tobacco Bag Stringing: Secondary Activity One
Students explore the world of tobacco bag stringing. In this North Carolina history activity, students read the provided article about tobacco bag stringing and investigate the implications of the Fair Labor Standards Act on the jobs.
10th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 15 Downloads
Tobacco Bag Stringing
Students read a primary document about tobacco stringing. In this tobacco stringing lesson, students role play to answer questions about the job of tobacco bag stringing. Students compare life of the tobacco stringers to the time when machines could string tobacco.
3rd - 5th Social Studies & History 3 Views 5 Downloads