NIDA for Teens: The Science Behind Drug Abuse
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Teacher's Guide

Activity One

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Objectives

The student will become more familiar with the neuroscience concepts and terminology associated with the effects of Methamphetamine on the brain and body.

Activity

The students will complete the Methamphetamine Word Search (below). The teacher will then review the words and have the students discuss how the terms relate to Methamphetamine abuse. A copy of the Word Search and Word Search Solution is included in the guide.

Word Find

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Word Find Answers

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Methamphetamine
Crystal
Speed
Paranoia
Dopamine
Synapse
Stimulant
Brain
Neurotransmitter
Axon
Receptor
Crash
Hallucinations
Serotonin
PET
Neuron
Stroke
Dendrite
Drug
Ice
Chalk
Injected

 

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