Effects of Poverty on Children


Jessie's Story

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Effects of Poverty on Children's Heath

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Toppo, Greg. "Study: Poverty Dramatically Affects Children's Brains - USATODAY.com." News, Travel, Weather, Entertainment, Sports, Technology, U.S. & World - USATODAY.com. 10 Dec. 2008. Web. 10 Mar. 2011. <http://www.usatoday.com/news/health/2008-12-07-childrens-brains_N.htm>. 

Effects of Poverty on Children's Academics

Frazier, Cleothia. "The Effects of Childhood Poverty & Education | EHow.com." EHow | How To Do Just About Everything! | How To Videos & Articles | EHow.com. Web. 22 Mar. 2011.
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"Poverty Children and Academics - Google Search." Google. Web. 23 Mar. 2011.
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Hart-Shergos, Ellen. "Homelessness and its Effects on Children." Family Housing Fund. 1999. pp.6-7.

Effects of Poverty on Children's Emotion and Their Future


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<http://www.usatoday.com/news/health/2008-12-07-childrens-brains_N.htm>.