Tobacco Teacher Resources
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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 16 Views 67 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
Alcohol, Drugs and Tobacco: What Are the Effects?
Students 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 43 Views 260 Downloads
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 9 Views 56 Downloads
Tobacco Bag Stringing: Secondary Activity One
Learners explore the world of tobacco bag stringing. For this North Carolina history lesson, 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
No Form of Tobacco is Safe
Students create an advertisement to convince children to stay away from tobacco products. In this smoking prevention lesson, students discuss the health effects of tobacco use and evaluate current tobacco ads. Students work in small groups to create their own song or television commercial to promote not using tobacco products.
8th - 12th Health 5 Views 22 Downloads
The Harmful Effects of Tobacco
Fourth graders create a skit, story or short film. For this health and tobacco lesson, 4th graders view a PowerPoint about tobacco, discuss the parts of the body that can be harmed by smoking and work in small groups to create a presentation of the negative effects of tobacco.
4th Health 7 Views 50 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
Tobacco Bag Stringing
Students view primary documents and learn about persuasive letters. In this tobacco bag stringing lesson, students become familiar with people whose sole income was tobacco stringing and use their letters as the basis for writing persuasive letters.
3rd - 6th Language Arts 3 Views 1 Download
Making Choices about Tobacco Use
Students examine the dangers associated with smoking. In groups, they discuss what it means to be addicted to a drug and how the media influences our decisions. After watching excerpts of films, they identify the use of smoking and the reaction to the film by the public because of these images.
8th - 10th Health 13 Views 71 Downloads
World No Tobacco Day
In this world no tobacco day worksheet, students read or listen to a passage, then match phrases, fill in the blanks, choose the correct words, unscramble words and sentences, write discussion questions and conduct a survey about a world-wide smoking ban.
7th - 8th Health 6 Views 18 Downloads
Students discuss the meaning of the word economy and and what colonists used to pay for goods when gold and silver were scarce discovering that the people used tobacco for trade. They then divide into groups of four and pretend that the supply of money has become scarce and that they need to find a substitute must be used that is durable, potable, uniform, and finely divisible.
5th - 7th Social Studies & History 3 Views 11 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 6 Views 62 Downloads