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)
NCADI is operated by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA). Many free publications are available here.
- Eisenhower National Clearinghouse (ENC)
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