Is listening to music while you're working okay?

I like to listen to music while I'm doing homework, but my parents both think that this is distracting, unhealthy, and stops me from completing my work. However, I keep my grades high (5 of my subjects are above a 95%, while one grade is at an 88%) and I never have a problem with getting my work on. They say I am too obsessed with music and I need to stop listening to my ipod while I'm doing my homework. I am all for respecting my parents wishes, but I do not think that they are being reasonable. Does anyone have any advice about what I can do to fix this problem? I have thought about talking to them but I don't think they will listen... Any ideas would be nice, as well as your own opinions about whether or not it is appropriate to listen to music while doing your work.
By Invalid_name 8 years ago :: Parent/Child
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