Manitoba Addictions Knowledge Exchange



Grade 6

Curriculum Outcomes

Code Outcome MAAW Activities
All SLOs 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
K.4.6.A.1 Describe individual characteristics (i.e., gender, race, family, religion, community, appearance, interests, hobbies, preferred learning approaches…) that contribute to the development of personal identity, self-confidence and self-efficacy. Personal Identity Activity
K.4.6.B.1a Identify the influences that help or hinder responsible social decision making. How do I decide?Smoking – Movies fact or fictionSmoking project exposure – movies – grades 5 – 7Drug awareness ad activityMedia literacy activitiesAlcohol, other drugs and risk game
K.5.5.D.2 Describe effects and consequences of substance use on body systems. Drugs and Sports – Grades 3 – 6Fast facts on inhalantsInhalant law activity – Grades 5 – 8Marijuana fast factsMarijuana fast facts – answersAlcohol, other drugs and risk game
K.5.6.B.3 Identify the positive and negative influences of media and other sources on promoting active living. Drug Awareness Ad ActivityInhalant law activity – grades 5 – 8Media literacy activitiesSmoking project exposure – movies – grades 5 – 7Smoking – movies – fact or myth
S.4.6.A.2 Determine positive and negative consequences of possible solutions as part of the decision-making/problem-solving process for making healthy living choices. How do I decide?Drinking and driving – grades 5 – 12Alcohol, other drugs and risk