Page 1 Page 2 Page 3 Page 4 Page 5 Page 6Making Good Choices Smoking, Drinking, and Drugs Everyone knows that it’s illegal for students to drink or smoke, and that taking drugs is both illegal and dangerous. At some point, you may need to make a choice about smoking, drinking, or taking drugs. Before you do something you know you shouldn’t, think about the consequences. Ask yourself “What if...” Don’t Be Swayed by Peer Pressure Young people often do things they normally wouldn’t do, just to go along with the crowd. Of course, many later regret what they’ve done. “I felt pressure from a friend once, but then I thought about the consequences. I said noand walked away. I’m glad that I did.” Jordan Think for Yourself Think about your goals and values, and then decide what activities you will, and will not, get involved in. Also, think about what you will say and do, before you’re in a situation where you have to make a quick choice or decision.