PBS Kids GO! It's My Life
Drug Abuse

Discussion questions for kids to bring up with adults

Have you ever known somebody who was using drugs? What happened to this person?

What are your feelings and attitudes about drug abuse?

Do we have a family policy about drug abuse?

Was drug abuse a big problem when you were my age? Did you have any experiences with drugs that you learned from?

What should I do if I hear about kids in my school using drugs?

What should I do if someone offers me drugs? How can I deal with peer pressure?

If drugs are so bad, why do you think they exist?

What's the difference between legal medicine and illegal drugs?

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