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Create your own PSA

Now it’s your turn to create a PSA. Choose a peer pressure subject area to create a psa. It can be a poster, video (borrow a flip from the library), podcast, or live role play. It’s your choice and your message.

Now that you know the bag of tricks….

Click the sign above for a role playing activity to identify the types of peer pressure. If you don’t want to role play, you could read the scenario and have the students guess which type of peer pressure it is:
rejection, put down, reasoning, huddle, the look, the example

Peer Pressure…the bag of tricks

Who needs you as a friend anyway? You’re such a baby! It won’t hurt you!

Have your friends ever used these lines on you? Did you give in, even though you didn’t want to?

These are a few of the goodies in the Peer Pressure Bag-of-Tricks. The tricks include put-downs, rejections, and reasoning, as well as pressure without words, or unspoken pressure.

Try this game to see if you can identify the types of pressure.