Drugs - NPS New Psychoactive Substances

Drugs - NPS New Psychoactive Substances. Comprehensive Drugs Education for secondary students . PSHE 2020 Lesson. Editable 22 slide PowerPoint Lesson, Lesson Assessment, Student Resources, Signposting to extra support services. Bonus Mindfulness Activity and much more.


Learning Outcomes:
To define the term New Psychoactive Substances and give examples
To explore why NPS drugs are so dangerous to society
To understand how to protect yourself from peer pressure to experiment with NPS drugs

Some Key Terms Covered
Synthetic Cannabinoids, NPS, United Nations, Synthetic , Chemistry, Replacements, Stimulants, Legal Highs, Designer drugs

PSHE (Assessment) Objectives
I can define a new psychoactive substance and give an example
I understand the dangers associated with NPS drugs
I know how to handle potential peer pressure to experiment with drugs


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 H25 & KS4 H15 H26

Be Ofsted and DfE PSHE 2020 ready with our resources! Product Code: RSE/C8/LS/80


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Created: Jan 16, 2020

Updated: Feb 23, 2020

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