This resource was reviewed using the Curriki Review rubric and received an overall Curriki Review System rating of 3.00, as of 2009-05-29.
Technical Completeness: 3
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This lesson plan describes a simple research project and is appropriate for middle school students. Students split into groups and research different classes of drugs, including the physical and psychological effects of the substance, classification and personal impact. Post-project questions allow for peer sharing of student work and personal reflection. Suggested websites for background information are included. There are listed project expectations, but no specific assessment is provided.
Information - drug investigation
This is an outline to follow for middle school students to investigate/research a drug.