Content of the lesson:

  • Reflecting on factors that influence decision-making
  • “Fact/opinion” activity
  • The Harold game
  • Influence of substances
  • Deepening knowledge of the body and its function
  • Discussion about substances and related legislation


The child

  • understands the meaning of independent decisions concerning health and the future.
  • recognizes factors that impact health and well-being, as well as harmful effects of substance use.
  • understands that certain substances change the function of the body.
  • knows the body's vital functions and understands how unhealthy and harmful things affect the body.
  • can name harmful substances in intoxicants.
  • understands substance-related legislation in Finland.