Writing a report on growing pains
Daniel said ……
They never gave me a chance to defend myself. I hate them. Anyhow, they didn’t trust me .they don’t deserve an e
Why didn’t they ask me what happened instead of shouting at me ?
Lonelines Do you have similar experiences? What are Study growing hard s your pains?
How much do you know about yourself?
I am a fantastic work.
Am I useful? Would I be happier if I were you?
Reading ---- Growing pains
The main point of each part:
? Part 1: Many teenagers feel lonely and are going through many changes. These change are part of adolescence. ? Part 2: Physical changes and psychological changes happen inside teenagers. They become confused and want to know how to fit in society. ? Part 3: Growing pains do not last long.
What happened ?
short VS tall
fat VS thin
I want to fly
I want to be loved
I prefer alone
Growing pains do not last, everything turns out OK
adolescence(L6) misunderstand(L10) psychological(L16) tend(L17) balance(L25) be thought of as(L10) become confused with(L12) be traded for(L29)
心理的 往往；趋向 平衡 被认为是 对……产生困惑 被换成……
1. Many teenagers feel lonely, as if no one understands them and th changes they are going through. 很多青少年感到孤独，好像没人理解他们和他们正经历的变化。 2. As teenagers grow, it is normal for them to become confused with the changing world both inside and outside of them. 在青少年成长的时候，对自己无论内在还是外在的状态变化感 到困惑，对他们而言是正常的。 3. Since teenagers have difficulty balancing these needs, they often question who they are and how they fit in society. 正因为青少年们在平衡这些需要时有困难，所以他们经常质疑自 己到底是谁已经怎样融入社会。
Many teenagers feel lonely and no one ⑴understands
The fact The Changes
Beyond/go control. Life seems to be going too fast and ⑵ out of common These feelings are a(n) ⑶ part of adolescence.
⑷ Physical deeper. changes: They grow taller and their voices get
●Many boys become risk-takers but may not make choices ⑸ wisely/cleverly/correctly . Girls often want to share their strong feeling with someone. ●They struggle for⑹ independence ,but also want to fit in a group. ●They need their parents’ love but feel⑺ distant . ●They often⑻ question Conclusion themselves.
These kinds of growing pains will be ⑼ gone in the end.
How to write a report
Background of the topic
Write a report on growing pains
? Planning ? Preparing ? Producing ? Presenting
? Discuss and think about the more kinds of growing pains ? Decide which kind your group wishes to do a report on ? Give roles to each group member: role 1 research role 2 write an outline of the report role 3 write the report
role 4 provide art work for the report
Your group topic Leader’s name
Role2’s name Role3’s name Role4’s name
? Do research
(library magazines Internet experts)
? Write an outline
(a draft also need to be approved by other members)
? Chose the kind of art work to explain
(Photos pictures graphs)
? Follow the outline
? Look for the art work needed or produce it yourself ? All members should check the draft before writing the final version
? Choose one member to read the report
? Answer the questions asked by your classmates
? Put the report on the wall
? Review what you have learnt in this class. ? Write a report about how to deal with the relationship between you and your parents.