Page 1 Page 2 Page 3 Page 4 Page 5 Page 6 Page 7 Page 8 Page 9 Page 10 Page 11 Page 12 Page 13 Page 14 Page 15 Page 16While most students are excited about starting middle school, many are also a little apprehensive. Here are some of the concerns new middle school students often have. Being late to class Getting Lost Changing Classes Opening their locker Being teased or bullied Classes that are challenging Remembering their schedule Dressing for P.E. Having someone to sit with at lunch More Homework MakingNewFriends Discussing the topics covered in this booklet will help alleviate any worries or concerns your child has—and show your middle schooler how to have a successful start to this very important year. COMMON Student Concerns Have a conversation with your child, and talk about any concerns he/she may have. 4