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Product Overview: Unveil the profound effects of drug addiction on an individual's life with the "Nuggets Reflection Questions Assignment". This engaging and thought-provoking resource is designed to accompany the viewing of the short film "Nuggets", encouraging students to critically reflect on the film's portrayal of addiction and its consequences.



Assignment Goal: The primary objective is to guide students through a critical analysis of "Nuggets", a powerful short film that depicts the journey of drug addiction. By responding to a series of structured reflection questions, students will examine various dimensions of the film, enhancing their understanding from basic comprehension to complex, higher-order thinking skills.



What's Included:

  • Instructional Slide: A visually appealing slide with clear instructions, featuring a cute design to captivate students' attention. (force copy or print)
  • Film Analysis Activity: Students are directed to watch "Nuggets" and engage with thoughtfully crafted reflection questions that facilitate deep analysis and understanding of the film's message.
  • Teacher Support Materials: Includes grading pointers, teacher talking points, and an answer key (noting that student answers may vary) to facilitate effective teaching and assessment.



Educational Benefits:

  • Critical Thinking: Encourages students to think deeply and critically about the subject of drug addiction.
  • Empathy and Awareness: Aids in developing empathy and awareness about the struggles associated with addiction.
  • Engaging Content: The combination of a compelling short film and interactive questions ensures high student engagement.



Usage and Adaptability:

  • Editable: Canva template link provided to edit to meet student needs.
  • Adaptable Format: Can be used as a standalone activity or integrated into a broader curriculum on health and well-being. See Lesson 1: Addiction, The Brain, and Behavior for a corresponding lesson/slide deck.



Copyright Information:

  • Copyright © Not Your Mama's Health Teacher. All rights reserved by the author.
  • License: Each purchase grants single teacher use. Not to be shared with others.
  • Usage Rights: Permission granted for classroom duplicates. Redistributing, editing, selling, or posting this item (or any part thereof) on the Internet are strictly prohibited unless it is a password-protected student website. Violations are subject to penalties under the Digital Millennium Copyright Act.


Engage your students in a meaningful exploration of the challenges and realities of drug addiction with this unique and interactive learning module.


Total Pages

3 pages

Answer Key


Teaching Duration


Nuggets - Addiction Short Film Reflection Questions

  • View a preview of this lesson and assignment HERE 

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