Have you ever wished you were either older or younger? Recall a time when you two shared a good laugh over something. Describe how it feels to be cold and firm and full of beautiful crystals but only to melt and lose your shape. You go to the store with your parents and baby brother.
Have you ever wished you were either older or younger? Recall a time when you two shared a good laugh over something.
You take your eyes off your brother for just a minute and you can't find him.
Write about the funniest thing that ever happened to you. If you had to escort a visitor from outer space for a 30-minute tour of your community, where would you begin and end? Be a grape that becomes a raisin: describe how it feels to shrink, to shrivel, to become dry and wrinkled. Your parents go into a store and tell you to watch your brother.
What type of student would you like to teach and why? Name and describe a teacher who made a difference in your life.
Describe the one thing that gives you the most comfort. If you could be a character in any book, TV show, or movie, who would you be and why? If you had to work in any store at your favorite mall, which store would it be and why? Describe the most difficult thing about being your age.
If you could study one subject in school that wasn't offered, what would it be and why? If you had a chance to live anywhere you could, where would it be and why? Write about the pros/cons of year-round school or a four-day school week.
Who should be paid more, professional athletes or teachers? If you could go somewhere where you've never gone before, where would you go and why? What's, if anything, would you be willing to fight or even die for? If you could change one thing about the world, what would it be? More...cranberry - First crane berry, so named because the plant grows on a stalk that looks like a crane's neck. stipe - A stalk or stem of a seaweed, fungus, or fern frond. Write about two things that your family has taught you. Write about some of the things that you worry about. How do you know someone loves you, even if he or she doesn't say it? Name one thing you like about yourself and why you like it. Describe someone who is a hero to you and explain why. Write about a time in your life when you struggled with a choice and made the right one. Imagine yourself in a different century and describe an average day in your life. Which character from a book would you most like to meet and why? Convince someone why music or art or computers are important in your life. Make that person understand what causes it and why it is bad. If you could do something that you never have done before, what would it be? Write as if you were looking at a movie rather than a photograph. Concentrate on a particular habit that your mother has and write about it. What is something special and/or different about you?