Department of Nursing, Health Polytechnic Makassar

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BACKGROUND- About 15 to18 million adolescents die each year as effect of cigarette and drugs in Indonesia. Based on the National Commission data (Komnas) Childs’ Protection showed that during 2008 to 2012 the number of child smokers under the age of 10 years in Indonesia reached 239,000 children. While the number of child smokers between the age of 10 to 14 years to reach 1.2 million people.


OBJECTIVE - Objective of this study was to improve knowledge  the dangerous of cigarettes as well as and also to change their attitude and  distance a way from cigarettes.


METHOD-Methodofthis study is Research Development (R & D) and used  a quasi- design experimental "One-group pretest-posttest design". Data were analyzed descriptively quantitatively and qualitatively using a mixture (mixing method). The "t" and ANOVA. In the learning process used the Method “Active Creative Effective and Fun (ACEF)”


RESULTS - The Result of this study showed thatan increase students' knowledge about the dangerous of cigarettes and smoking, and  change in attitudes and motivation of the children agree to take a way from cigarettes and smoking. The children and the teachers have positive response, all otherwise valid, practical and effective.


CONCLUSION - Conclusion of this study stated that Lightning BoardingPesantren Activity can be applied to prevent the attitudes’ smokers in junior high school with a larger group.