Drug Education – Through the Eyes of a Recovering Addict
This Drug Education and Awareness package presents the real life story of a recovering addict. Jonas shares his story in a video format in hopes that others will be saved without making his mistakes. It shows the devastating, life-long consequences of prolonged drug use. The activities require students to think critically about how Jonas ended up down the wrong path. Also included are fact sheets on crystal meth and fentanyl, and reference to the alarming increase in fentanyl overdose deaths.
• video link (access to this 20 minute documentary is free)
• teacher directions
• student worksheets (questions and activities that engage higher level thinking)
• answer key
• dictionary of terms
• facts sheets (activities that go beyond this story)
• curriculum connections to National Health Education Standards (US), Common Core Standards (US) and Curricular Competencies (B.C. in Canada). Check out the specifics in the preview.
No prep is required for this package.