Manitoba Addictions Knowledge Exchange



Grade 11

Grade 11 Manitoba Department of Education Healthy Lifestyles Curriculum


Outcome MAAW Activities
Addictions Foundation of MB (AFM) The Basics Series (14 current, accurate facts sheets on a range of substances and related topics) The Basics Information Sheets

  • Alcohol
  • Binge Drinking
  • Cannabis
  • Cocaine and Crack
  • Drugs and Sports
  • Ecstasy
  • Inhalants
  • LSD
  • Magic Mushrooms
  • Methamphetamine
  • PCP
  • Rohypnol
  • Smokeless Tobacco
  • Tobacco
Explain the meaning of addiction (i.e., gambling) and substance dependence, and the possible effects on self and/or others. Gambling – the odds of winning and house advantageGambling – know the differenceAddictions Relay GameAddictions Jeopardy Game And Instructions

Alcohol, other drugs and risk game

The Amazing Addictions Race Game

Fast facts on inhalants

Levels of involvement

Tobacco Quiz

Examine the use and abuse of substances and potential consequences on personal health and well-being. Fast facts on fetal alcohol spectrum disorderBinge drinkingDrinking and driving – Grades 5 – 12Drugs and drug abuse (risky behaviour)

Levels of involvement

Second hand smoke

Tobacco quiz

Club drugs

Cocaine balancing act – The rush to crash

Marijuana fast facts

Marijuana fast facts – answers

Debating activities

Fast facts on inhalants

Addictions Relay Game

Addictions Jeopardy Game And instructions

The Amazing Addictions Race Game

Identify community agencies and resources available to support the prevention of substance use and abuse. Healthy pregnancy (FASD activity 7)FASD factsGambling – what would you do?
Apply problem-solving strategies to respond appropriately to issues related to substance use and/or abuse. Drinking & Driving – Grades 5 – 1Club drugsPreventing FASDHealthy Pregnancy (FASD activity 7)

Second hand smoke

Examine personal strengths, values and strategies for achieving individual success and a positive self-image. Drugs and sports – MediaPersonal Identity activity
Identify examples of potentially dangerous situations and effective strategies for avoidance/refusal. Drugs and drug abuse – Risky behaviourClub drugsPreventing FASDAlcohol, other drugs and risk game
Design, implement, and evaluate an action plan for making a decision based on personal values and beliefs related to physically active and healthy lifestyle practices. Personal identityPersonal identity activities
Identify the impact on youth of unethical issues in sport as represented in the media. Drugs and sports – MediaMedia literacy – Grades 9 – 12
Describe responsible behaviours for a healthy pregnancy. Healthy pregnancy (FASD activity 7)FASD facts

Other Activities

  • Alcohol awareness – peer helping roles – debating the issues
  • Alcohol – questions and answers
  • Disordered eating
  • Drug awareness ad activity
  • Drug chart activity
  • Families & feelings : growing up in an alcoholic family
  • Healthy alternatives