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Week 14 Health Extra Credit

Why Sleeping May Be More Important Than Studying:
1. One thing the article confirmed for me was that to really get good sleep you need to enter the REM cycle part of sleep
2. One thing I learned is that it's actually more important to get a good night of sleep rather than pull an all-nighter to study
3. One thing I'm curious about is how accurate it this article really is. They tested 535 highschoolers but I think they should do a bigger sample size and do one about college students because I'm curious what those results would be.
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1. six-word stories
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2. hint fiction
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week 12 Reading B: Gandhari

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The patient Buffalo- There was a buffalo he was laying in a field until one of his friends a monkey tried to make him angry. The monkey did many things by jumping on him and playing with his horns but the buffalo wasn't bothered. A ferry came down and asked why doesn't the buffalo kill the monkey and he says practically the monkey id dumb and no reason to kill it so the buffalo is rewarded.
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