6th Grade Lessons

The following lessons are included in the 6th grade curriculum. 

Each lesson supports the Utah State office of Education (USOE) Health core objectives, Character Education traits and Risk/Protective Factors.

To obtain a copy of the curriculum, contact your local Safe and Drug Free Schools or Prevention Specialist.

Lesson Titles

  1. Setting Goals
  2. “Brag It” Gazette
  3. Support Systems
  4. Coping With Strong Feelings
  5. Managing Anger
  6. Decision Making
  7. Choosing Good Friends
  8. Alcohol: Knowing the Facts!
  9. The Gateway Drug: Marijuana
  10. Inhalants
  11. Don’t Sport Steroids
  12. Behaviors, Habits, and Addictions
  13. The Cycle of Addiction
  14. Drugs on Trial
  15. Have I Got a Deal for You
  16. “A Perfect 10!”: Eating Disorders and Body Image
  17. Keeping Out of Trouble Part One
  18. Keeping Out of Trouble Part Two
  19. Stress Management
  20. Communication: “What I Am Really Saying”

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