Health Risks of Alcohol Use

Alcohol, or more accurately, ethanol – the type of alcohol in alcoholic beverages – is powerful and addictive drug.  It’s a drug that can have serious consequences for teens who use alcohol. For this reason, it is imperative that teens understand the short and long term health affects associated with alcohol consumption.


Assignment #1 – Glencoe Read

  1. Read Glencoe Online Text – Lesson #1 pgs. 566-571

Assignment #2 – Short/Long Term Effects of Alcohol Charts

  1. Using the previous Glencoe Lesson 1 pgs. 568 & 570 fill out the missing components in the Effects of Alcohol Charts (.pdf)
Assignment #3 – Alcohol Vocab