Health Education II (9-12)
Strand 4: SUBSTANCE ABUSE PREVENTION (SAP)Students will evaluate decisions and influences about substance use. Students will also learn to speak with health care providers, research legal consequences, and analyze facts and resources for substance abuse.
Standard HII.SAP.3Discuss how substance use alters brain development and function and research the link between genetics and addiction.
Students will demonstrate health-promoting and risk-reducing behaviors to prevent substance abuse. Students will also demonstrate independent research to find academic information.
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