Drug Resources: Alcohol

Alcohol resources for Students

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Below you will find a list of useful drug education resources. You can filter these according to your needs using the filters on the left hand side. See Getting Started for more information about how to use this site.

By default, results that have the highest evidence base rating and are Australian-based will be shown first.

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N-Squad

N-Squad

Help solve a hit-and-run by gathering evidence, interpreting data, conducting experiments and consulting with experts.

Year: Year 7–8, Year 9–10, Year 11–12
Alcohol and Your Brain

Alcohol and Your Brain

This app contains a 7 minute video and quiz about the effects of alcohol on the brain and body.

Year: Year 9–10, Year 11–12
Alcohol Factsheet

Alcohol: Factsheet

Alcohol is the most commonly used drug in Australia. Learn about the effects and risks associated with drinking.

Year: Year 7–8, Year 9–10, Year 11–12
Tags: booze, grog
Get ready

Get Ready: Year 9 Trigger Video

This video looks at a typical teenage party scenario, exploring consequences of drinking alcohol and smoking cannabis.

Year: Year 9–10
About the effects of alcohol on the brain

Grog Brain Story

Student version: See how alcohol affects different parts of the brain and what can happen if someone drinks too much.

Year: Year 9–10, Year 11–12
healthdirect - trusted health advice

Health Direct

This app provides trusted health information and advice and is funded by the governments of Australia.

Year: Year 7–8, Year 9–10, Year 11–12
helping

Helping a friend or parent who may have a drinking problem

This video gives suggestions for what to do if you are concerned about a friend or family member's drinking habits.

Year: Year 9–10, Year 11–12
Recovery position 2

How to put someone in the recovery position

Be prepared: Learn how to help in an emergency, and how to place someone in the recovery position correctly.

Year: Year 5–6, Year 7–8, Year 9–10, Year 11–12
Two young friends spend time together

Making Choices

Learn how to be assertive, deal with pressure from friends and make your own decisions about alcohol and drugs.

Year: Year 5–6, Year 7–8, Year 9–10, Year 11–12
Mates Help Mates

Mates Help Mates

Demonstrates different approaches to starting conversations to help a friend and encourage them to seek support.

Year: Year 7–8, Year 9–10, Year 11–12
Cannabis slows you down

Mythbusters: Common Drug Myths Exposed

This factsheet explores common myths about drugs and provides research based facts and statistics. Some may surprise you

Year: Year 9–10, Year 11–12
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Mythbusters: Let's have a yarn about grog and drugs

You hear a lot of talk about alcohol and drugs, but how much of it is true? Read this factsheet to find out!

Year: Year 7–8, Year 9–10, Year 11–12
OzHealth

OzHealth

This phone app provides facts about the health of Australians.

Year: Year 9–10, Year 11–12
Screenshot from video of the impact of alcohol on the brain

The Low Down on Alcohol

A fun video about the short and long-term effects of alcohol on developing brains, with some tips for how to stay safe.

Year: Year 9–10, Year 11–12
Quiz Room

The Quiz Room

Test your knowledge on drugs and alcohol. Three strikes and you're out!

Year: Year 7–8, Year 9–10, Year 11–12
Tags: quiz, trivia, drugs
Think Smart is an Indigenous Hip Hop Projects music video about alcohol related harms.

Think Smart

Student version: Think Smart is an Indigenous Australian hip-hop video about alcohol and how it affects communities.

Year: Year 5–6, Year 7–8, Year 9–10, Year 11–12
Alcohol and the teenage brain

Under Construction: Alcohol and the Teenage Brain

Ever wondered why drinking slows speech, or makes people behave differently? Learn about alcohol's effects on the brain.

Year: Year 7–8, Year 9–10
The dangers of binge drinking

Choices for Life: Sophie's Story

Sophie and her best friend are invited to a party with older kids and alcohol... Will they look out for each other?

Year: Year 7–8
Drug Facts for Young People

Drug Facts for Young People

This comic-book style app focuses on the decision-making process involved when confronted with drugs and alcohol.

Year: Year 5–6, Year 7–8
Mouse Party

Mouse Party

Take a look inside the brains of mice that are under the influence of different drugs in this interactive game.

Year: Year 9–10, Year 11–12
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