Chapter 16 - The Pirates Smoke the Peace Pipe

Open-Response Questions from Packet

  1. What do you think Tom's secret was?
  2. In what ways was Huck more grown-up than the others? Why do you think he was?

We all have secrets. Share some secrets that you have had (keep 'em clean - keep 'em nice) in the discussion.

What makes someone mature? Who are the most mature people your age that you know? In what ways are you mature and in what ways are you immature? Share your thoughts in the discussion.

Tobacco use (cigarettes, chewing tobacco, and cigars) is a major problem in today's society. We know what the health risks are, but many people still smoke - and young people are trying tobacco products at earlier and earlier ages. Why is this the case? What can we do to discourage tobacco use in teens? Post your thoughts in the discussion.

American Lung Association
American Cancer Society
Teens Agains Tobacco Use (TATU)
CDC Resources for Teens