by Nancy Shute

2012

Welcome to the parent guide for this text! Read below to find out about what your child is reading in class and how you can support him/her at home.

This week in class, we’re reading "Many Hits, Rather Than A Big One, Pose Greatest Concussion Risk" by Nancy Shute.

In the article “Many Hits, Rather Than A Big One, Pose Greatest Concussion Risk,” Nancy Shute discusses a study that explores the effects that several hits to the head can have on brain activity.

As we read, we will be discussing the themes of Education & Knowledge and Technology, Progress & Industry as they relate to the text. We are trying to answer these big questions :

"What are the costs and benefits of technology?" and "How do we understand the world around us?"

Ways to support your child: