Health: Smoking Dangers for Upper Grades
These websites are about the dangers of smoking. Find out the harmful effects of smoking and how you can quit smoking if you have already started. Some websites include interactive activities and games. There is a link to an eThemes resource on drug prevention tips.
Kick Butts Day
This site explains Kick Butts Day. There are worksheets of anti-smoking activities for students under the "Activities" link. NOTE: Some "Activities" require a fee.
Tobacco Free: State Settlement
Choose a state and view tobacco settlement reports.
Nova: Search for Safe Cigarettes
Find out more about what is in cigarettes, learn how nicotine effects the brain, and read about the work to develop a safer cigarette.
Youth Zone: Tobacco
This site has information on tobaco, how to quit smoking, facts about smoking, second-hand smoke, and more. Includes activities and videos.
This site includes highlights from a TV episode in which supermodel Tyra Banks and teenagers discuss smoking.
TeensHealth: How Can I Quit Smoking?
If you already smoke, this article will give some advice on how you can quit. NOTE: This site contains ads.
Scroll down for interactive activities. Take a smoking quiz and calculate the costs of smoking. Includes the top 10 reasons to quit smoking. NOTE: This site contains ads.
This site has comprehensive information on how to quit smoking. There are resources on effects of smoking, online quit guides, and seeking helps.
eThemes Resource: Drugs: Prevention Tips
These sites explain the effects of different types of drugs, including alcohol, tobacco, heroin, and cocaine. Learn tips for saying "no" to drugs and the dangers of using these addictive substances. Includes online quizzes, games, and movies.
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