Singer and songwriter, Ron Artis II shares his love of creating and performing music. He talks about the importance of being authentic and staying true to yourself.Read More
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Some suggested questions to ask after you watch the video:
David’s mother said he would always be grateful for the skill of playing piano. What will you always be thankful for that someone has instilled in your life?
David says that people on drugs seem really dumb. Some very smart people turn to drugs and alcohol. What do you think might be alluring to people about drugs and alcohol?
What do you think David means when he says that addiction enslaves you?
David says that he connects to people through music. How do you connect with others?
David Ottestad – Musician
David Ottestad | 3min 57sec
Musician David Ottestad rejects the stereotype that all musicians are partiers, focusing instead on the intensity and beauty of expressing one’s self through music. After completing the David Ottestad worksheet, encourage students to share their natural highs by having them hashtag #LiveNaturallyHigh on their social media accounts.