5 Hormones are chemical substances, produced in the glands, that help regulate ( work) many body functions.
6 7. List 2 changes that occur during adolescence for each of the following
7 Physical growth 2. boy’s voices get deeper 1. growing taller2. boy’s voices get deeper3. girls may notice figures developing (hips)4. hands/feet grow faster than rest of body5. growth of body hair
8 Mental/Emotional Growth 1. Beginning to think and reason differently2. Thinking about the consequences of your actions3. Ability to solve difficult problems4. Developing your own values and beliefs5. Mood swings6.Feelings of attraction7. Understanding the importance of people in your life
9 Social growth 1. making more choices and decisions 2. no longer depending on p0arents as much3. friends and peers become more important4. begin to recognize your role in your community