Copy of paper on ADHD - Name Jelani Bennett Course ENG-105 Date Impact of ADHD on a child's schooling Imagine growing up as a child not being able to

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Name : Jelani Bennett Course: ENG-105 Date : 3-19-18 Impact of ADHD on a child's schooling Imagine growing up as a child not being able to understand why you can not grasp certain concepts as well as others. Or feeling angry every time you have to sit down for a lesson. These are all common ways that ADHD can affect a child in their classroom experience . Learning is already hard now add a disorder that causes you to be distracted 24/7. Attention -Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder also known as (ADHD) is a brain disorder marked by an ongoing pattern of inattention and/or hyperactivity-impulsivity that interferes with functioning or development ("NIMH » Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder", 2018). There are many different symptoms but the most common include mood swings, absent-mindedness,aggression and lack of focus. They can be placed in two categories. Children with inattentive symptoms of the disorder are easily distracted or sidetracked. They often Often fails to finish work in school or chores in the classroom. Or avoids tasks that require sustained mental effort, including doing homework. Children with Hyperactive ADHD often seems to be “on the go” or “driven by a motor”. They may talks excessively or intrude on others conversations, activities, possessions ("What’s ADHD (and What’s Not) in the Classroom", 2018). According to the CDC
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