Lack of Sleep in Teens By: Tiffany Orcutt Academy High School FroshCore March 1, 2013
Have you ever asked yourself… …why can’t I function correctly?
Background Information • Not getting enough sleep may not seem like a big deal, but you may find it difficult to concentrate and learn during the day if you don’t get enough sleep. • Sleep is as important as the water we drink and the air we breathe.
Lack of Sleep affects… • …teens because it limits their ability to learn, listen, and solve problems.
Main Idea • Lack of sleep affects teens ability to learn and listen.
Supporting Detail 1 • Some things you can forget are names, numbers, you r homework, or a date with a special person in your life.
Supporting Detail 2 • If you forget the simple everyday things about someone of life in general, you may want to get more sleep.
Survey Shows…Do you find it hard to concentrate when you dont sleep at night? 6% 18%6% Yes No 70% Sometimes Always Data obtained self-generated survey. Take Survey Now!
Main Idea • The last effect of lack of sleep is not being able to solve problems
Supporting Detail 1 • When you can’t solve problems, you might not be able to complete everyday tasks
Supporting Detail 2 • When you’re not able to solve problems, things can get really difficult to go or solve. So if you don’t get enough sleep you can’t solve problems.
Survey shows… What do you think lack of sleep affects? 353530252015 1010 4 250 Learning and Concentrating Solving All of the listening problems above Data obtained self-generated survey. Take Survey Now!