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This week in class, we’re reading "Experts Link Teen Brains' Immaturity, Juvenile Crime" by Malcolm Ritter.
In the informational text “Experts Link Teen Brains’ Immaturity, Juvenile Crime” Malcolm Ritter discusses how the development of the teenage brain could contribute to criminal actions.
"What does it mean to be grown up?", "Why do people do bad things?", and "What is fair?"
Ways to support your child:
Ask your child about this informational text at home:
- What was "Experts Link Teen Brains' Immaturity, Juvenile Crime" About
- What did you learn about? About Justice, Freedom & Equality? About Morality?
- Watch the following clips with your child at home: