Harbor Teacher Preparation Academy – Mr. Newman | Harbor College Library

 

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Topics

 

What Alcohol Does to the Body

Safety on Wheels

Alcohol Use: A High-Risk Behavior

What Tobacco Does to the Body

Personal Safety

Alcohol and Society

Drug Use: A High-Risk Behavior

Safety Outside the Home

Safety At Home

Choosing to be Tobacco-Free

Strategies for Preventing Substance Abuse

Books

 

Searching the Catalog  (www.lahc.edu/library) -- click Book Catalog

 

Keyword search:

            su smoking | su alcohol | su alcoholism | su accidents prevention | su traffic safety | su home accidents | su substance abuse

If you want to find books written for high school and younger, add SU juvenile. Example: su smoking AND su juvenile

 

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Magazines

InfoTrac Web logo Infotrac (www.lahc.edu/library -- click databases, then Infotrac)

Subjects:        Skateboarding – Subdivision: safety and security measures | Roller-skating – Subdivision: safety and security measures | Traffic safety | Home accidents – Subdivision: prevention | Alcohol – Subdivision: health aspects | Smoking – Subdivision: health aspects | Drug abuse – Subdivision: health aspects | Substance abuse – Subdivision: prevention | Kidnapping – Subdivision: prevention | Children’s accidents – Subdivision: prevention


 

 

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Web sites

 

Searching the web

A good start: the Librarian’s Index to the Internet (lii.org)

 

Keyword search: smoking children; children’s accidents prevention; safety education

 

Injury prevention http://www.chp.edu/besafe/

Science, Tobacco, and You http://scienceu.fsu.edu/

National Safety Council http://www.nsc.org/

 

Googledirectory.google.com

 

Kids and Teens > Health > Safety

Kids and Teens > Health > Substance Abuse

Kids and Teens > Teen Life > Teen Health > Drug Awareness

 

If it’s on the web, you must check the source. Is there an author? Is the author an expert in what he writes about? Does the author cite the sources she used?