Grade Eight Teachers:

  • Students enjoyed the activities and were interested and engaged in class discussion.
  • The activities made the students think.
  • Brainstorming was very successful.
  • The stories were very good.
  • Very informative.
  • An eye opener to students.

Grade Eight Students:
  • It showed how much danger we put ourselves in when we attempt it {using alcohol and other drugs}.
  • It made me really think.
  • I thought it was all very interesting.
  • I like discussing what influences me.
  • You learn more about yourself {from discussing what influences you}
  • I liked the fact that all the activities were done as a class… It’s more interesting that way.
  • It was interesting listening to what other people think can influence people.
  • I found out what kind of things to look out for.
  • It was fun making up the {survey} questions and interesting to see how I answered them.
  • It was fun to see what everyone thought.
  • I liked reading the balancing act stories… they were interesting.
  • I liked the balancing act stories. They were fun and I learned a lot.
  • I find that it is good to know the risks of all the drugs.
  • It was fun to weigh out different choices.
  • {About the stories} It’s everyday situations that everyone faces.
  • I really liked how we got to share our opinions with others.
  • I liked making our own ads because it was really fun.
  • It helped me realize what it could do to my family if I used drugs.
  • I liked it because… it got people talking.
  • I liked it because we learned things.