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MONDAY / WEDNESDAY
JOURNAL QUESTIONS

Each Monday, you will open a new document;  create a header and respond to the journal question in at least one paragraph.  On Wednesday, you will re-open that document and add the next journal question,
save, print, and submit for a grade.

WEEK 1
MONDAY - 3/6/06
Which is better:  to grow up as an only child, or to be a member of a large family?
WEDNESDAY - 3/8/06
If you were accidentally locked in someplace for twenty-four hours and couldn't get out, where would be the worst place to be trapped and where would be the best place? Why?

WEEK 2
MONDAY - 3/20/06
If you could do one thing that you are not allowed to do now because you are too young, what would you pick? Why?
Or,  do you enjoy doing things now that you weren't allowed to do when you were "too young"? 
WEDNESDAY - 3/22/06
What would make you try harder at school: wanting to please a teacher you like a lot? not wanting to disappoint your parents or spouse? being guaranteed a great job? being offered a faboulous prise if you did well?  What?

WEEK 3
MONDAY - 3/27/06
Would you like to have a brother or sister who was just about the best brother or sister you could imagine - friendly, smart, good at everything he/she tried, and close to you - if it meant that everyone would always talk about how great he/she was and not pay much attention to you?
WEDNESDAY - 3/29/06
If you could have one super power for one day, what would it be?

WEEK 4
MONDAY - 4/3/06
If for just one day, you had to give up your sight or your hearing, which would you give up and how would you spend that day?
WEDNESDAY - 4/5/06
Pretend there are three people in a doctor's office: a one-year-old baby, a grandmother with a lot of grandchildren who love her very much, and a teenager who works hard but just flunked out of high school.  They are all seriously ill, but you can only save one of them.  Which would you pick?  Explain.

WEEK 5
MONDAY - 4/10/06
Would you lie to protect a good friend if you knew he had stolen something from a neighbor, and your other friends asked you what you knew about it?
WEDNESDAY - 4/12/06
When you were young, did adults sometimes try to get you to watch TV (or play video games) so you wouldn't bother
them?  If so, how did it make you feel?  Do you ever do something similar with your own kids or kids you watch?

WEEK 6
MONDAY - 4/17/06
What things do you see people doing just to fill up time and keep themselves busy?  What things do you do for that same reason?
WEDNESDAY 4/19/06
If you have kids of your own or if you plan to have them someday, how do you plan to treat them differently from the way your parents treated you?

WEEK 7
MONDAY - 4/24/06
How would you feel if you found out today that you were adopted when you were a baby?  Would you try to find your natural parents?
WEDNESDAY - 4/26/06
If you could change ONE thing about your life, what would it be?

WEEK 8
MONDAY - 5/2/06
What is the worst thing you think other people say about you?  What is the best thing you think they say?





SECOND HALF TERM FOR BSA1B STUDENTS
WEEK 1
MONDAY - 3/6/8/06
If you could be any animal, which one would you be? why?
WEDNESDAY 3/8/06
If you knew that someone had brought a gun into school, or work would you tell a teacher or boss?  What if you thought the person with gun might find out you were the one who told?  What would  you do?

WEEK 2
MONDAY - 3/20/06
Can you remember a time you succeeded in doing something you thought you would never be able to do?  If so, how did it feel?  Would you rather try more ambitious things knowing you might fail, or try easier things knowing you would be sure to succeed?
WEDNESDAY - 3/22/06
Imagine that someday humans will have destroyed the atmosphere and all living things will be forced to live under the sea. Describe what you think life would be like ....for all of us.

WEEK 3
MONDAY - 3/27/06
What is your most precious possession?  Is there anything you would trade for it?
WEDNESDAY - 3/29/06
What is your very first memory?  How young were you and can you remember what you were wearing or what everyone was saying?

WEEK 4
MONDAY - 4/3/06
What is the thing you dislike about yourself?  Do you thnk other people care about it as much as you do?
WEDNESDAY - 4/5/06
If a friend's mother died, what would you say to try to help comfort your freind?  What could you tell your friend about death?

WEEK 5
MONDAY - 4/10/06
After being given a truth pill, you are asked to describe yourself and your family, what would you say?
WEDNESDAY - 4/12/06
If you could have any superpower (invisible, flight, bullet-proof, xray vision...etc) for  only 24 hours, which would you choose,  what would you do?

WEEK 6
MONDAY - 4/17/06
Do you think there is life on other planets?  If so, what would they look like?  Would they be like us?  How would they communicate?
WEDNESDAY - 4/19/06
What are the qualities that you think make a great leader?  Does our President have these qualities?  How would you change him?  Is there anyone you know personally that has the qualities to make a great leader?

WEEK 7
MONDAY - 4/24/06
If you knew that by being teacher's pet for two years you would lose all your friends and be teased by everyone, but that you would later grow up to be very successful and happy, would you do it?  Why or why not?
WEDNESDAY - 4/26/06
If you knew you were going to die in two days, but you could only day goodbye to three people, who would they be and what would be your last request?

WEEK 8
MONDAY - 5/2/06
Some people think that war is OK when the battle is about something that people are willing to fight, kill, and die for.  What is your opinion about war?  What things mean that much to you?






EXTRA QUESTIONS
When you were younger, did you and your friends ever pick on someone and made fun of them until they cried?  If so, why did you do it?  Did you enjoy it?


Have you ever wanted to be a contestant on one of the "Survivor" series programs?  How primitive would you be willing to live?  What sacrifices would you be willing to make, and what strategies would you use to survive the other players and win the million dollars?
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