PowerPoint: Nicotine Addiction 101


Educators should download the PowerPoint file which contains Teacher Talking Points for each slide. 


1. To learn what nicotine is and what products it can be found in

2. To learn the interaction between nicotine and the body

3. To discuss nicotine and the tobacco industry


Materials Needed: Computer, Projector, "Nicotine Addiction 101" PowerPoint

Handout: None

Video Link(s): Understanding Addiction as a Disease (Wait21)How Addiction Changes Your Brain (CNN) 


This PowerPoint provides information about nicotine addiction. Present the PowerPoint using the Teacher Talking Points in the notes section.


Branching Out

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