Schools for girls / Al
In collaboration with
[High school for
Science/New York] /
[Emrawa Secondary Schools for girls ] in [Jordan ]
participated in a virtual exchange program hosted by
Global Nomads Group. As part of the program, our
school collaborated with [High school for Science] in
[USA] to develop solutions to the challenges our
We decided to address the problem of [Cigarettes
smoking is the most important risk factor for young men
and women .It produces a greater relative risk in persons
To do this, we created a [project format: survey ,
brochure, flyers, power point , interview ,posters,
WHY DO TEENS SMOKE
There are main reasons that teens smoke are to look
mature ,to be like their friends
And to experiment .Other reasons, they may
Unemployed or may be homeless or
They may have a lot of stress and pressures because of
economic and personal problems
Smoking is responsible for several diseases such
As cancer .lung cancer is the most common causes of
cancer deaths in the world .
Smoking raises cancer risk because scientists say
There are over 4.000 compounds in cigarette smoke .
Toxic is bad
For us and damage our cells.
Consists of several cancer causing chemicals when
A smoker inhales cigarette smoke 70 % of
The tar remains in the lungs.
It is highly addictive .smokers find it is very hard to quit
because they are hooked on the nicotine .it is an
extremely fast – acting drug. It reaches the brains within
15 seconds of being inhaled.
This is a poisonous gas .it has no smell or taste
The body finds it hard to differentiate carbon monoxide
from oxygen and absorbs it into the blood stream.
Cigarette smoking is the most important risk factor for
young men and women .It produces
a greater relative risk in persons under age 50 than
those over 50.
Smoking is responsible for several diseases such as
cancer, long term
Respiratory diseases and heart diseases as well as
premature death lung cancer is one of the most common
causes of cancer deaths in the world .I hope I can give
young persons more information about effect of
smoking in their health especially teenager .
First ,We have chosen issue
for our project and started
collecting information and
We made some interviews
with teens smokers.
We have visited some
houses to do the survey,
elicit the results.
Results of the survey refer
that teenagers smoke for
Reasons. Main reasons: to
be like friends ,they
We have made power
Reasons, effects and
we suggested some
We did it in computer
Our students have made
an experiment in our
These following pictures
Harmful effects of smoking
cigarettes on a smoker’s
lungs through an
A plastic bottle and cotton
Smoking in both
two languages to
that teens smoking
is national issues
as well as global
Making wall picture can be a
Remarkably effective way of
Getting our message out of
community. to generate
Support for our project
And raise awareness about
Students created school and
Posters designed to improve
Behavior ,attitude and
Our students collaborated with each
others doing signs ,flyers and wall
pictures hanging in our school. We also
intend to distribute a survey to learn
more about smoking in Emrawa after
We work with each other
collaboratively ,we sit
down and discuss our
and long – term goals
.Everyone on the team
What they have to do and
when they have to
Collaboration do it .
helps improve the quality of
work .Coordinating efforts
between teams and leader
Come up with their own
Project management challenge was dealing with some difficulties
.There is not enough time to continue our action plan .We need
to visit some places .our students have started their second
exams .the weather was very hot.
We divided our work and communicate through whats up to check
I met our leaders at their break to check their work .
Asking students work in
small groups to create anti
Advertisements targeted at
school magazine .
Parents and teacher
should communicate with
each other and observe
teens 'behaviors to find
alternative ways to handle
these difficult feelings
without smoking .
School 'guide should help
teens at this stage .how
can they deal with stressful
Success of this project will
see more smokers making
more quit attempts after
understanding the effect of
smoking in their health .
I am a proud with my
colleagues and GNG stuff
I am also a proud with my
team because each
member of the team
takes responsibility for
her role achieving
project success. At the
end ,we want to thank
every one who helped us
to finish our project .