Class Summary - We addressed many of the dangers with tobacco, why kids tend to smoke and also how tobacco products are made / work. Must knows for this lesson are the definition of nicotine, that tobacco products are stimulants, health effects of tobacco products, kinds of tobacco products (smoking, smokeless and OTPs), sidestream / mainstream / and second hand smoke definitions. Students should also know that tobacco products contain carcinogens which are substances that cause cancer. Fill in the blank notes are attached.
Homework - None
Objectives - Students will identify three factors that influence teens decisions about tobacco use, describe the various forms of tobacco products, develop skills to analyze advertisement messages, explain how nicotine affects the body, identify two other dangerous substances (other than nicotine) in tobacco smoke, examine why using smokeless tobacco is not a safe alternative to smoking, describe the long-term risks of tobacco use, identify the long-term risks of second hand smoke, examine how smoking by a pregnant woman can affect her baby, examine how refusal skills will help you stick with your decision not to use tobacco, describe the benefits of quitting tobacco use, identify the most important factor for successfully quitting tobacco