Activity: The Cost
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1. Students will gain an idea of the financial burden of consistently purchasing smokeless tobacco.
2. Placing the costs of their want and wish items next to the amount of money smokeless tobacco costs allows students to see how this potential money could easily be lost to purchasing smokeless tobacco.
Whether you have more teaching time or want to dive into similar topics to form a lesson, here are just a few options of other Toolkit curriculum items that you can use with this activity.
Students can have a conversation with a trusted adult about smokeless tobacco.
This gives students an overview of smokeless tobacco, including the health risks of using.
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