Lesson Plans

Over-the-Counter
Medicine Safety: Families

Grades: Grades 5-6, 7-8

Subject Area: Health, English Language Arts, STEM

Made Possible By: Johnson & Johnson Consumer Inc.

Family communication is an essential part of keeping children healthy and safe. As children get older, they often start to take on more responsibility — at home, at school, and even with their health. These free OTC Medicine Safety family resources are designed to help ensure households know how to use, handle, and store medicines responsibly to prevent medicine mistakes or misuse.

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Family Letter (Eng, Span)
Family Letter (Eng, Span)
Family Activities (Eng)
Family Activities (Eng)
Family Activities (Span)
Family Activities (Span)
Visit the Up and Away Site
Visit the Up and Away Site
Visit the Get Relief Responsibly Site
Visit the Get Relief Responsibly Site
Visit the FDA’s OTC Site
Visit the FDA’s OTC Site
What Is Over-the-Counter Medicine Safety? Trivia Game
What Is Over-the-Counter Medicine Safety? Trivia Game
Meet Our Partners
Meet Our Partners
Interactive Multimedia Tools
Interactive Multimedia Tools
OTC Med Safety Home
OTC Med Safety Home