Seeing Through the Haze

by  McMillen Health

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Let's help your students See through the Haze. Our program shares the dangers of nicotine products like cigarettes and vapes. Join us as we talk about the harmful effects these products have on their health. Students will discover the unhealthy ingredients found in smoke and vapor. We will also teach your students how to identify the tobacco companies' sneaky tricks to get kids, like them, to use their products. Your students will learn ways to say "no" to someone offering them these products. Get ready to See through the Haze as your students take control of their health!

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About This Program


Point to Point: $210.00
Point to Point Premium: $195.00

Schedule 5 of the same program on the same day and one will be free! For the UK, the fee is 98 British Pounds. Please include a purchase order number when you submit a reservation. Bridging fees will be paid by the customer. An invoice will be sent after successful delivery of each program. A 1.5% late charge will be added 30 days after the invoice date. Cancellations must be made at least 24 hours prior to your confirmed videoconference date to avoid billing. Payment is due in full upon receipt of the invoice. Checks should be made to McMillen Health in US Dollars. Non-payment will result in the denial of further registration from your organization.


45 minutes

Target Audience

Education: Grade(s) 6, 7, 8, ParentPublic Library: Library Patrons

Minimum participants:


Maximum participants:

There is no maximum, but for optimum interactivity, we suggest no more than 35 students.

Primary Disciplines

Family & Consumer Science, Health/Physical Education

Program Delivery Mode

Videoconference – Webcam/desktop (Zoom, Google Meet, Cisco WebEx, GoToMeeting, Microsoft Teams, etc...)
Microsoft Teams

Booking Information

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Provider's Cancellation Policy

A full fee will be charged to sites that cancel with less than 24 hours of notice. We will not charge for programs cancelled due to natural causes or if there are technical problems that do not allow a connection.

About This Provider

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McMillen Health

Fort Wayne, IN
United States

McMillen Health provides health education to over 60,000 youth and adults a year. Our professional health educators are experts in the health education field and are prepared to answer any questions your students can think of! Create excitement and encourage youth to make healthy lifestyle choices when you participate in one of our programs. When you partner with McMillen Health, we provide up-to-date, engaging and fun-filled programs that were developed to align with the National Health Education Standards and the Indiana Health and Wellness Standards. Our programs add to, and reinforce, your lesson plans. Schedule 4 programs in one day and receive the 5th free!

Twila Smith

Program Details


1. This program begins with an overview of tobacco and nicotine products.
2. We then do an activity learning about the chemicals in electronic cigarette aerosol.
3. We discuss the effects on the body systems.
4. Participants discover how the tobacco industry markets to youth.
5. Students identify strategies to reduce stress that don't include the use of tobacco products.
6. Time is allowed for questions and answers.


Upon completion of this program, the student will be able to:
1. Identify at least 3 harmful chemicals found in cigarette smoke and/or vaping aerosol.
2. State that harmful chemicals can also be found in second and thirdhand smoke and vaping aerosols.
3. List three effects of tobacco/nicotine products on body systems.
4. State that chemical flavors in e-cigarettes are FDA approved for food/beverage consumption, not for respiration into the lungs.
5. State how difficult nicotine addiction is to overcome.
6. Identify influences (including the role of the tobacco industry) that encourage adolescents to begin using tobacco/nicotine products.
7. Identify ways in which a person could refuse or replace tobacco/nicotine products.

Standards Alignment

National Standards

1, 2, 4, 5, 7
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State Standards

8: 1.1, 1.3, 1.4, 1.8, 2.1, 2.2, 2.3, 2.4, 2.5, 2.6, 2.7, 2.8, 2.9, 4.5, 4.6, 4.7, 4.8, 4.9, 5.1, 5.3, 5.4, 5.5, 5.6, 7.3, 7.4, 7.5