Northern Wyoming Daily News - Serving the Big Horn Basin for over 100 years

By Cyd Lass
Staff Intern 

Worland eighth-graders participate in Life R U Ready

WORLAND – On Wednesday, Worland eighth-graders participated in the annual Life R U Ready event.

 

May 3, 2018

Marcus Huff

Wyoming Highway Patrol Trooper John Hoffman rides along with Worland Middle School student Marley Downing, wearing "drunk goggles" to simulate impaired driving conditions. Law enforcement and first responders taught students various lessons at Life R U Ready events on Wednesday.

WORLAND – On Wednesday, Worland eighth-graders participated in the annual Life R U Ready event.

Through a series of activities, Life R U Ready works with students to increase awareness of the consequences of at risk behaviors, decrease the motivation to participate in risk-taking behaviors and provide new opportunities for parent-teen communication.

The program is a real life simulation where students learn how to avoid the risky behaviors that can change their lives.

On Wednesday, eighth-graders were randomly assigned to participate in activities at off-campus locations including the...



For access to this article please sign in or subscribe.



 
 

Powered by ROAR Online Publication Software from Lions Light Corporation
© Copyright 2018