Biology - Year 8

Drugs and society

In this unit, Drugs and Society, students develop their knowledge about the uses and abuses of different drugs. This unit also makes them aware of some legal and illegal drugs. They carry out an investigation into the effects of caffeine on their reactions, review a range of common illegal drugs, the dangers of these and look at smoking and the health risks involved. Presentations, leaflets and posters are used to display their growing understanding.

Unit 2

To follow

Unit 3

To follow.