How Parents Can Help Their Seventh GraderSeventh graders are learning how to be independent as they undergo many changes. Parents can help their seventh grader by encouraging her as she:
- Learns to cope with changes.
- Makes the transition to adolescence.
- Works on interpersonal skills.
- Adjusts to peer groups and pressure.
- Develops her personal interests and abilities.
- Gains a greater sense of responsibility for her behavior and decisions.