After watching the BTN episode work with a partner using the following questions to guide further research.
Post your answers as a comment below.
1. What is alcohol?
2. Alcohol is a depressant. What does that mean?
3. How might a person’s behaviour change when they drink alcohol?
4. What are the short-term effects of drinking alcohol?
5. What can be the long-term effects of alcohol on the body?
6. What effect does alcohol have on the brain?
7. How does drinking affect a teenage brain versus an adult brain?