Drugs - Legal classifications

Exploring classifications of drugs in the UK - Drugs Education PSHE. PSHE 2020 Lesson. Editable 24 slide PowerPoint Lesson, Lesson Assessment, Student Resources, Signposting to extra support services. Bonus Mindfulness Activity and much more.


Learning Outcomes:
To consider the differences classification of drugs
To explore the legal classifications of 36 different drugs
To understand key aspects of the UK’s drug policy

Some Key Terms Covered
Class A, Class B, Class C, Supply, Possession, Distribution, Psychoactive Substances, Medicine Act 1986

PSHE (Assessment) Objectives
I can explain the different legal classifications of drugs
I can define and identify psychoactive substances
I can identify different ways drugs can cause harm to society


Each Lesson Pack Contains:
☞ 1 Fully Editable PowerPoint (Learning Outcomes, Confidence Checkers, Assessment of Learning, Variety of Tasks, Video Embedded URL Clips, Engaging Premium Quality Slides, Extra Support Websites, Challenging & Thoughtful Questioning)
☞ Mindfulness Extension Activities
☞ Most lessons include a Worksheet
☞ Assessment Opportunity (Confidence Checker)
☞ Teacher Notes (On some slides)

☞ Mapped against Latest 2020 Statutory Health and RSE DfE Guidance, PSHE Association & Character Education Guidance from DfE.
⟴ T5 - Drugs + Tobacco + Alcohol (Statutory Health)
⟴ N/A (Statutory RSE)
⟴ PSHE Association Theme: Health & Wellbeing KS3 H26

Be Ofsted and DfE PSHE 2020 ready with our resources! Product Code: RSE/C8/LS/82


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Created: Jan 13, 2020

Updated: Feb 2, 2020

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