learning about tobacco use, listen to other teen views on Radio
TLK, analyze media messages, evaluate reasons teens pressure each
other, and identify strategies for dealing with pressure and making
important decisions based on a step-by-step model.
Play a highly interactive board game with hidden bonus and penalty
squares! Answer factual questions about tobacco use, its relationship
with health and disease, and how habits are promoted among teens.
Views On Radio TLK
Tune in to a radio talk show with a teen panel and callers! Focus
on how important issuessuch as looks, performance, health,
self-esteem, self-control, social and family relationshipsare
affected by tobacco use. Discuss the questions integrated into the
Truth About Tobacco
The focus is on the facts:
Immediate effects of tobacco
Chewing tobacco/dipping snuff
Breathing other people's smoke
Women and smoking
Pipes and cigars
Effects on the lungs
Effects on the heart
Chemicals in tobacco
Focus on three important strategies:
Analyze media messages and think about what influences people to
make certain decisions.
Evaluate reasons teens pressure each other, and identify strategies
for dealing with the pressure.
Examine a step-by-step decision-making model to form a solid approach
to choosing the best personal decision. Learn the critical step
of weighing all the pros and cons.