Category Archives: Youth

Talk about the law with students – Educaloi for May 2016

The Educaloi Newsletter is available online for information about: Cellphone contracts, Quebec’s Civil Code and summer jobs

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Prescription Drug Abuse – a message from Health Canada

Watch the video – Prescription drug abuse can damage a teen for life. Learn about prescription drug abuse and how to prevent it. For information on how to talk to your teen about drugs

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Remembrance Week Activities in Métis-sur-Mer

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Marijuana can harm teen’s brain development: Start the Conversation! – a message from Health Canada

  For information on how to talk to your teen about drugs try the Talking About Drugs toolkit Learn more about health risks of marijuana use

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Bullying is not a normal part of growing up – A message from Health Canada

Ages 4-11 Ages 12-17 4 things

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Canada.ca/StopHatingOnline

You might call it drama, gossip or trolling; but whatever you call it, cyberbullying is serious. Cyberbullying is using online or electronic communications such as e-mail, text messages, instant messaging, chat rooms or social media sites to embarrass, humiliate, torment, … Continue reading

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Freedom Writer, Freedom Speaker

– Mélanie Leblanc On Thursday, March 27th Heritage Lower Saint Lawrence invited the author Darrius Garrett, a member of the original Freedom Writers class, to be a guest speaker at the Métis-sur-Mer public library as part of his Canadian book … Continue reading

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Your Community Learning Centre

– Jennie Hurwood “It is a community organization that links the students of Metis Beach School to community members and community groups. This enhances students’ learning and their appreciation of the surrounding community as well as becoming a centre for … Continue reading

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Marijuana use can cause panic attacks or hallucinations – a message from Health Canada

True or false… Marijuana use can cause panic attacks or hallucinations? The answer is… true! Also called mari, weed, pot, cannabis or haschisch, marijuana, like other illegal drugs, affects our brain, our judgment and our personality. Short and long-term risks … Continue reading

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