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Alcohol and Performance

 

Introduction:  
  Many young athletes are aware that alcohol is unhealthy but they are unaware of the effects it has on their performance.
Task:  
  What are the effects of alcohol on athletic performance?
Process:  
  1. Use the links below to become familiar with the effects of alcohol on performance.
2. Develop a survey on the effects of alcohol on performance and interview 3 students outside of class. (ex. Name one effect the alcohol has on the human body.)
3. Design a poster or powerpoint that will explain the effects of alcohol on performance.
4. Type the results of your survey and print out the results to hand out to the class.
Resources:  
  http://www.nmnathletics.com/attachments1/507.htm?DB_OEM_ID=5800

http://oade.nd.edu/educate-yourself-alcohol/alcohol-and-athletes/

http://espn.go.com/special/s/drugsandsports/alcohol.html
Evaluation:  
  You will be graded on your poster/powerpoint presentation.

4-Information was accurate and presented in a professional manner.
3-Information was accurate but missing a few key definitions or points. Presentation was lacking in creativity or lacking in effort.
2-Some information was accurate and missing many key definitions or points. Presentation was lacking in creativity and effort.
1-Most information was inaccurate and missing many key definitions or points. Presentations was lacking in creativity and effort or did not include a poster/powerpoint.
Conclusion:  
  Type up your responses to the following questions and hand them in.

1.What did you enjoy most about doing this web quest?

2.What are some of the most important facts you learned about the effects of alcohol on performance?

3. What would you rather have done to present the information?

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