Essay Middle School And High School

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Middle School to High School Teenagers have a hard time transitioning from middle school to high school for struggle like adapting to change, procrastination, poor study habits, sleep habit, and influences that come with being a high schooler. Teenagers fight change because they fear of failure. The feeling of losing control often comes with change(Kanter). Transitioning from middle school to high school is a huge change. High schoolers have more freedom, and teachers stop holding the students hands threw everything. This leaves students responsible for their own grade and homework, which some students struggle with. Also, according to Kanter, people try to avoid change. She also states being forced to change can be uncomfortable to some and make them confused or distracted. Often students who cannot handle change have a harder time adapting to the high school style and need paras to guide them threw it. The middle school to high school transition is hard because as Kanter states it is more work to change, and teenagers are lazy. Teenagers do not want to put more effort in than they absolutely have to into anything. They would rather get things done and over with than put effort and time to make it better. Change makes teenagers feel uncertainty, and uncertainty makes them feel not safe. Feeling unsafe teenagers can shut down and not want to do anything. Leaving them to procrastinate till they do not have a choice but to do it. The most difficult change teenagers deal…

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