Before the lesson
- To begin to understand the risks of alcohol
- Children should know the facts about legal and illegal harmful substances and associated risks, including smoking, alcohol use and drug-taking.
- National curriculum > Science > Animals including humans > Pupils should learn how to keep their bodies healthy and how their bodies might be damaged – including how some drugs and other substances can be harmful to the human body.
Pupils needing extra support: Could just consider the risks associated with consuming A drink that can make us drunk. rather than both the positives and negatives.
Pupils working at greater depth: Can be challenged during the activity to divide the consequences of Too much of something. use into short and long term effects. They could also look at alcoholic units to understand more about what excessive use might mean.