by Dr. Marika Lindholm 2017

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 Pros and Cons of Youth Sports Aren't Only Physical" by Dr. Marika Lindholm.

In the informational text, Dr. Marika Lindholm explains the psychological benefits and risks of youth sports.

As we read, we will be discussing the themes of Growing Up and Identity as they relate to the text. We are trying to answer these big questions :

"Why should we value our youth?" and "What makes you who you are?"

Ways to support your child: