Primary Standard: Health Behaviors


Learning Plan Title: "Drug Dependency"


HE.4.3.1 Students will state reasons why people do or do not misuse drugs (e.g., alcohol, tobacco, caffeine, over-the-counter and prescription drugs).

Performance Descriptor:

Mastery Level:  Fourth grade students performing at the mastery level will name reasons why people misuse drugs.


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Learning Plan:  

Related Health Content Standards and Objectives:

Health Standard 2:  Health Information and Services

HE.4.2.3 Students will identify ways a person with drug dependence can get help

Health Standard 1:  Health Promotion and Disease Prevention

HE.4.1.6 Students will explain rules for the safe use of drugs; cite ways to keep from misusing and abusing.

Health Standard 5:  Communication

HE.4.5.4.  Students will practice assertiveness and refusal skills.

Additional Health Learning Plan Links:

www. alcoholics - anonymous .org