Presentation on theme: "Pick up Journal off the chair Get to work QUIETLY – List 4 ways you can say NO to using alcohol? Example: Say NO firmly. 1. 2. 3. 4."— Presentation transcript:
Pick up Journal off the chair Get to work QUIETLY – List 4 ways you can say NO to using alcohol? Example: Say NO firmly. 1. 2. 3. 4.
Bathroom/Water BREAK Get your folders out of your PE lockers!
Alcohol (SOL 7.2c & 7.3b) Strategies for avoiding alcohol. Media/Advertising techniques used to influence YOU!
Why do SOME Teens Use Alcohol: Studies show most DO NOT use alcohol. Why do they TRY alcohol: – Curiosity – More Popular (They think) – Feel relaxed – Feel “grown-up” – Relief from painful emotions – Media – Peer Pressure
Alcohol in the Media Commercials & Movies Alcohol is made to look Fun & Exciting Most of the people are Young & Attractive, why? Who are they trying to target, why?
Influence of Alcohol in Media http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=b eisCDYN1VM&safety_mode=true&pe rsist_safety_mode=1&safe=active
Peer Pressure “I want to be cool, too.” He has decided to try alcohol even though he doesn't want to. He has given in to negative peer pressure, one of the main reasons why some teens use alcohol. Some teens may choose to drink in order to fit in or to not be embarrassed in front of friends.
Binge Drinking : Many teens don’t realize that using alcohol can kill them. Some may be dared to drink as quickly as possible. Definition: the consumption of several alcoholic drinks in a short period of time.
Alcohol Use & Society Other Risks of Alcohol Use – Alcohol Use Affects Decisions – Driving Drunk – Alcohol Use Affects Relationships – Alcohol Use Affects Families – Can lead to Violence
Commerical..Have you been drinking? http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l RcFYZLrWwU&safety_mode=true&pe rsist_safety_mode=1&safe=active
How to say NO to alcohol… Refusal Skills: strategies that help you say NO effectively. Say no firmly Tell why not Offer another idea Promptly leave
Table of Contents Health Journal #1 Vocabulary Words Self-Esteem Video Quiz Journal/Alcohol Notes Alcohol Teenage Drinking (Video Quiz) Sports & Advertising TV Survey (Homework) (RED IS TODAYS)
Homework Quiz on today’s NOTES – FRIDAY! Sports & Advertising TV Survey DUE: Wednesday October 12.
Video Alcohol: Teenage Drinking (Safari Montage) (Take Quiz During Video)