Alcohol Unit


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★★★★★ This alcohol unit will help you give your students the anti-alcohol message through fresh, interesting, fun, and educational Health lessons!


-The 170 PowerPoint slides and 108 pages of very organized teacher directions, student handouts, homework, quizzes, art, and impactful activities take you step-by-step through each lesson and make teaching this unit easy!



  • Here is more about this unit:


-The lessons are all totally kid-tested, this is the exact unit I taught every semester. I’ve tried to focus on some topics and concepts that students haven’t already learned in previous alcohol education; such as other dangers besides drinking and driving, alcoholism, alcohol laws, dysfunctional families, and Adverse Childhood Experiences.


-What sets this curriculum apart from others is that:  -I-T’-S -N-O-T -J-U-S-T- -A- -U-N-I-T- -O-U-T-L-I-N-E-


-Highly organized, step-by-step teacher directions follow daily PowerPoints and tell you exactly to say!


-Lessons are editable in Word and PowerPoint and also included in PDF




  • Standards Met by This Program:


– 8 Washington State Health Standards

– ALL 9 out of 20 of the  9/10th Common Core Standards

– ALL 38 of the 46 National Health Standard Indicators




This unit is ALL ABOUT ALCOHOL. Here are my 2-Week Tobacco Unit and my 3-Week Drug Unit if you need to teach these topics as well!




★ALL FUTURE UPDATES FOR LIFE ARE INCLUDED!! All new lessons, activities, and any changes that I create for this resource are FREE!! Simply go to your “My Purchases” folder and download anytime!



  • Here is what buyers are saying about this unit:


-“EVERYTHING was PERFECT for my health class !”


-“Very thorough resource! The PowerPoints are great for teaching my unit on alcohol use and abuse!”


-“Easy to follow and fun to teach! Students had a blast with this!”


-“Mrs. S has ROCKED it again in creating an easy to use, thorough, and AMAZING curriculum to use!!”






  • This Alcohol Unit includes:


-108 pages of step-by-step teacher directions that tell you exactly what to say!


-Learning Targets for each lesson!


-164 Editable PowerPoint Slides that walk you through each lesson


-33 Editable Documents (surveys, handouts, worksheets, quizzes)


-Table of Content that links to ALL daily lessons for quick navigation!


-State, National, and Common Core Standards met in each lesson are part of “Table of Contents” for easy reference!


-Updated FREE video links! 33 Links are organized in a spreadsheet with suggested lesson of where to use the videos.




  • Lessons Include:


Day 1 and 2:

-Introduction to Alcohol Unit

-How Alcohol affects the Brain


-Understanding “Alcohol Poisoning” and “Binge Drinking”

-True Stories

-“How Alcohol Affects the Body Wheels Project”

-Optional “Interactive Alcohol Poisoning” Activity


Day 3:

-Alcoholism Notes

-“Alcoholism Questionnaire” 20 Questions to Determine if a Person is an Alcoholic”

-Alcohol Video

-Dear Abby Letter

-Being a Child of an Alcoholic

-Work on “Alcohol Wheels”

-Art Project Rubric


Day 4:

-“Do You Know Your Alcohol State Laws?” Quiz

-Correcting “Alcohol State Laws” Interactive PowerPoint

-Alcohol Video


Day 5:

-Dysfunctional Families and Co-Dependent Behaviors

-”Dysfunctional Family Survey”

-Dysfunctional Family Video

-“Dysfunctional Family Posters Homework” with Descriptions Included


Day 6 and 7:

-ACES- Adverse Childhood Experiences Lesson

-Overcoming Negative Childhood Experiences


-Powerful “Protective Factors Activity” with Personalized Posters

-“Above the Influence” website


Day 8:

-“Pros and Cons Decision-Making Model Worksheet”

-“Alcohol Role-Play Activity”

-Dangers of Alcohol List

-“Peer Pressure Lines and Refusal Skills”


-WWWWH Decision-Making Homework


Day 9 and 10:

-“Alcohol Role-Play Quiz

-Fetal Alcohol Syndrome Explanation

-FAS True Story

-”WWWWH Decision-Making Alcohol Homework”

-Wrap Up Alcohol Unit

-Alcohol “Sorry” Game Fun!

-“Alcohol Unit Test Review”

-“Alcohol Unit Test” and Key



-“Anonymous Teen Survey”

– Alcohol Unit Packet” – For students to take notes during lectures

-“Substance Parent-Teen Communicator Homework”



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Mrs. S.

Health Education Today, Inc.

Master of Education

National Board Certified Health Teacher


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