Activity: Wheel of Refusal


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1. To initiate conversation between students and help brainstorm various ways to refuse being offered a tobacco product.

2. Students will gain/be exposed to new strategies by composing a wheel with refusal skills.





Student-driven activity: includes discussion, working in pairs or groups, and presenting.

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Branching Out

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Discussion Guide

Students can have a conversation with a trusted adult about the harms of hookah.



This gives students an overview of hookah, including the harms associated with using it.


Hookah Curriculum

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