Next week, is designated as Red Ribbon week. We are inviting all B.B. Rice Raccoons to show their school spirit and good decision-making skills by participating in our Drug Free Week! You will find a schedule of events and discussion topics below. It will be an exciting week!
MONDAY: Use your Head-Don’t use Drug! Come to school in a crazy hat or with crazy hair. ***Each child will get a red ribbon bracelet to wear all week to pledge that they are drug free!
TUESDAY: Lei Off Drugs Wear a lei and/or Hawaiian clothes. ***Students will learn that every choice has either a positive or negative consequence.
WEDNESDAY: Give Drugs the Boot! Wear your cowboy boots and/or any western attire. ***Students will discuss the difference between TELLING, reporting to keep someone safe, and TATTLING, reporting to get someone in trouble.
THURSDAY: Team up Against Drugs! Wear your favorite sports shirt or jersey. ***It’s easy to blend in with a crowd, but it’s important to be different. Discuss how advertisements and peer pressures can influence student decisions.
FRIDAY: Our School Chooses to be Drug Free! Wear your school shirt or school colors ***Students will practice different ways to just say “No!” (Use a firm voice, suggest alternative, change the subject, challenge the challenger).