"Phelps was diagnosed with ADHD when he was 9 years old. Phelps had trouble concentrating in school, his mother said, but personally prescribed medication and swimming helped Phelps manage the disorder." Click the image for an article in the Guardian Newspaper. From - http://health.discovery.com/tv/psych-week/articles/celebrities-mental-disorders-08.html
What better way to get your students excited about fiction texts than to show them real interviews with some well-known authors. Check out Scholastic’s Author Video Index to see which authors you will invite to your next Reading (or Writing) Workshop mini-lesson!