Teacher’s Questions for The Teenage Brain


Before reading:

  1. Have you ever made a major decision without first thinking it through? What was the potential risk? What was the potential reward?

During reading:

  1. Briefly describe some of the risks to the choices described in the second paragraph of the article.
  2. What role does pushing limits play in the development of an individual’s behavior and decision making during adolescence?
  3. Explain how mouse behavior changes with age (consider the example Beatriz Luna gives).
  4. Why would ...

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