The “Mind Over Matter” series includes nine booklets on a specific drug or drug group for students in 5th to 9th grades. The focus of these booklets is the biological effects of drug use. The Mind Over Matter booklets can be ordered from NIDA for free (see below for ordering).

This Online-Only Teacher’s Guide includes background information, lesson plans, and activities for each of the student booklets.

Select a drug topic below to find lessons and activities for use with the Mind Over Matter student booklets.

This publication is available for your use and may be reproduced in its entirety without permission from NIDA. Citation of the source is appreciated, using the following language: Source: National Institute on Drug Abuse; National Institutes of Health; U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.