The lists below include resources for teachers and students.
Resources for Teachers
National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA)
This Web site contains information about drug abuse and a section designed specifically for parents, teachers, and students.
NIDA DrugPubs Research Dissemination Center
drugpubs.drugabuse.gov , 877-NIDA-NIH (877-643-2644; TTY/TDD: 240-645-0228)
Order our materials free of charge in English or Spanish.
National Clearinghouse for Alcohol and Drug Information (NCADI)
store.samhsa.gov/home, 1-800-662-HELP (4357)
NCADI is operated by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA). Many free publications are available here.
ENC Learning Inc.
This Web site provides useful information and products to improve mathematics and science teaching and learning.
Resources for Students
Maas, J. Remmy and the Brain Train: Traveling Through the Land of Good Sleep. Blue Ridge Summit, PA: Maas Presentations, LLC, 2001.
This is a story for young children that explains the importance of getting a good night’s sleep each night.
McGinty, A. Staying Healthy: Sleep and Rest (The Library of Healthy Living). New York, NY: Franklin Watts, Incorporated, 1999.
This book, written for young children, is a comprehensive overview of the importance of sleep.
McGinty, A. Staying Healthy: Eating Right (The Library of Healthy Living). New York, NY: Franklin Watts, Incorporated, 1999.
This book, written for young children, is a comprehensive overview of the importance of eating right.
Albee, S. Watch Out for Banana Peels and Other Sesame Street Safety Tips. New York, NY: Random House Children’s Books, 2000.
In this fun book, Officer Grover and Safety Deputy Elmo share important safety tips.
Cite this article
NIDA. (2009, September 1). Brain Power: Grades K-1. Retrieved from https://www.drugabuse.gov/publications/brain-power/brain-power-grades-k-1