Resources for Students


FDA For Kids
FDA’s Kids Home Page
An interactive site detailing everything the FDA does and how it impacts children. The child friendly site offers quizzes, an interactive skeleton named Yorrick, opinion polls, an “In The News” section and more. It’s “Health Information for Teens” provides information about drugs, other issues related to drug use and overall health.
Adventures in Pharmacy (Grades 3-5)
Episode 1: Brutus Buckeye Gets a Cold provides a story and activities related to the use of over-the-counter drugs.
KidsHealth Home Page
This Web site provides information about drug abuse, so you can empower yourself with the knowledge to make smarter decisions.
Above The Influence
Every teen’s life is filled with pressure, some of it good, some of it bad. Our goal is to help teens stand up to negative pressures, or influences. The more aware you are of the influences around you, the better prepared you will be to face them, including the pressure to use drugs, pills, and alcohol.
Check Yourself
This Web site is a cool way for you to be more aware of the influences around you and can help you carefully consider the risks when you’re faced with tough decisions.
The Partnership® at
If you want to check out where you are with drugs and alcohol, visit this Web site from the Partnership at
National Institute on Drug Abuse
What medicines are and what they do? How do pain relievers work? What you need to know about drugs.


Activities and Games

KIDJAM! is a new and exciting commercial-free online listening experience that kids and parents can enjoy together. The sound is fresh and fun featuring hit tunes spanning five decades. Celebrate Harmony KIDJAM!
The Sara Bellum Blog
The Sara Bellum Blog is written by a team of NIDA scientists, science writers, and public health analysts of all ages. We connect you with the latest scientific research and news, so you can use that info to make healthy, smart decisions.
Brain Games NIDA for Teens
Play Brain Destiny, follow Sara’s Quest, Pick a Card or take a quiz to learn more about your unique personality.