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Multi-tasking kids turn on, tune in

By Suzanne C. Ryan
Globe Staff / March 10, 2005

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Zach Breslin is very particular about doing his homework every day. To get in the mood, the Milton eighth-grader first turns on ''The Simpsons" or ''Seinfeld." During commercials, he switches to a video game about football, Madden 2005. Radio stations JAM'N 94.5 and WBCN provide background beats. And computer instant messages from his classmates round out the scene. (Full article: 811 words)

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