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by Alison Pearce Stevens


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 "The Distracted Teenage Brain" by Alison Pearce Stevens.

In this article, a 2014 study reveals that teenage brains are more likely to be driven — and distracted — by rewards than adults'.

As we read, we will be discussing the theme of Identity as it relates to the text. We are trying to answer this big question :

"What makes you who you are?"

Ways to support your child: