Smoking cigarettes is a terrible thing to do to your body
ELA Standard -
CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.W.K.6 With guidance and support from adults, explore a variety of digital tools to produce and publish writing, including in collaboration with peers.
Students will understand essential health concepts in order to transfer knowledge into healthy actions for life.
Students will use Book Creator to design a fact book detailing the hazards of tobacco use.
Students will explore the facts and details on tobacco hazards.
Students will find different images of types of tobacco products.
Each page should have an image with a type of quote or reason as to why tobacco is harmful (eg. nicotine addiction)
Students will do a summary page
Tobacco is a plant that can be smoked in cigarettes, pipes, or cigars. It's the same plant that's in smokeless tobacco, known as dip, chew, snuff, spit, or chewing tobacco.
There is a high level of addiction to tobacco due to the stimulant nicotine found in it.
Thousands of people stop smoking a day by dying from it
Ways to avoid peer pressure to smoke
1. Listen to your inner voice. 2. Hang out with friends that feel the same as you do. 3. Use humor "I can't smoke. I'd never make it past my mom's smoke detector: her nose!" 4. Provide other options: Like I rather go get ice cream, or go to mall. 5. Just LEAVE!
The immune systems of smokers have to work harder every day than non-smokers.