Rise and Shine?

Rise and ShineBy Hannah Rizzi

Students tend to sleep in class, complain about being tired and barely make it through the school day. You may be wondering, “why is this?” This is because kids, not just in Ohio, but across the United States are waking up too early in the morning to attend school. Brandon Scott, Whetstone freshman states, “I wake up around 5 am, get ready, and then go to my bus stop. My bus normally gets to the stop at 6:35 a.m.. Since I have to wake up early, I tend to fall asleep occasionally in class.” It is a proven fact that the brain isn’t fully awake and able to start developing for the day until 10 a.m.. Sleep is a biological need that enhances mood, creativity, and your ability to problem solve. Continue reading “Rise and Shine?”