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Anxiety: If Middle School is Tough, What Happens In High School?

23 May 2018
A Practicing Parent
Here is an anecdote I heard from a mom of one of my daughter’s friends. Jane and Lilly were partnered up for a project in their seventh grade science class. They were learning about a specific disease, and the details of it were a bit confusing. Jane repeatedly raised her hand and asked the teacher to clarify the assignment. Lilly said the teacher explained the task several times in various ways. The girls—friendly, but not friends—were supposed to brainstorm ideas and take notes on one computer. Jane offered to be the note taker and as...
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