The First Day: A Focus on The Beginning


Chris Herren, former professional basketball player, author and wellness advocate, has shared his story of recovery with over 1 million people nationwide. The First Day film chronicles this journey revealing Herren’s vulnerability and his profound connections with high school students who, in turn, have shared their stories of struggle and strength. Through the power of storytelling, The First Day addresses issues that school systems, communities and people across the country are impacted by, directly or indirectly, each day including substance use, other harmful behaviors and mental wellness.

The accompanying resource guide includes the following:

Educator Toolkit, Lessons and Extension Activities, Lesson Plan: 01, Lesson Plan: 02, Lesson Plan: 03, and Lesson Plan: 04

Grade 7-Adult       47 min.        2019      DVD-8200

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Item #: DVD-8200