Lesson 1: Assessing Decisions Related to Substance Use

Students will recognize trusted sources of information and support regarding drugs.   


This lesson is aligned with the following learning outcomes from the NL Grade 5 Health Curriculum:


Lesson Plan


Activity 1: Where Can I Get Information About Medications? 


Activity 2: Drug Categories

Activity 3: Fitting In or Saying No?


Activity 4: 

Substance Snapshots

Substance Snapshots aim to provide educators with knowledge surrounding specific substances, classes of substances, and methods of consumption. These documents are intended to support educators in their delivery of drug education. They are not for direct use by elementary students. 

The substance snapshots supporting this lesson plan include: