Health Rocks! Is Taking Drugs Worth the Risk?

There are short-term and long-term consequences of using alcohol, tobacco, and other drugs. Knowing what drugs can do to you both now and in the future should help you understand the consequences. There are also social and emotional consequences of using substances that can affect your future. You’ll explore both in this activity.

We’re glad that you’re with us to think about risks, decisions, and consequences. We’re going to explore what happens when we take risks—something that we all do. Some risks are healthy and safe, like trying to scale a climbing wall with a safety belt, but others are not safe. Let’s explore whether risk-taking is worth it!

Grades 5-12
30 min
Healthy Living