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What does it look like to be an adolescent

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									What Does It Look Like
 to Be an Adolescent?

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              Web-Quest
                     Commercials
• Viewing commercials on
  MTV, these are some
  teenage concerns to keep in
  mind
   –   Sex
   –   Idleness
   –   Anti-stress
   –   Technology
   –   Party scene
   –   Drugs
   –   Social life
   –   Image
                  MTV Gets It
•   One step ahead of teen trends
•   Appeal to what teens want
•   Offer risky information and solutions
•   Fight for your rights FFYR site
    –   Sex
    –   Drugs
    –   Discrimination
    –   Homosexuality
    –   Violence
          Understanding Teen?
•   “I can’t understand the youth of today.”
•   Adolescence is universal
•   Same issues
•   Different generation
•   Timely, to an extent
•   Attempt to understand
    – Not to be feared
    – Watch a little MTV
          Your Turn WebQuest
• Go to the following site. Explain why and if this
  article has any relevance on how we view
  adolescence today.
   – Adolescence Came Late in Human Evolution,...
• In this site, what are some of the main differences
  that set the millennium teenagers apart from this
  list?
   – Top Ten
• Why should adults take these changes into
  consideration, and does this effect the parent/teen
  relationship; help or hurt.
   – Living with Your Teenager - Understanding
      Emotional Changes

								
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