Journal Entry #1 What does your bedroom look like? Describe it. Journal Entry #1 Free Write Journal Entry #2 What do you think the world will be like in 100 years? Journal Entry #2 Everyone has his/her own ideas of what makes a good friendship. In your opinion, what do you think makes a good friendship? Journal Entry #3 Write about one of your most frightening experiences. Use descriptive words that will help explain what happened. Journal Entry #3 What character (book/tv) do you most identify with? Explain by giving examples or a scenario. Journal Entry #4 For centuries people have wondered about the possibility of life on other planets in the universe. Do you believe in extraterrestrial life? Write an essay persuading others to share your point of view. Journal Entry #4 Choose one: • Video gaming systems are becoming more advanced with each new generation. Write a convincing report about your favorite video system, and why it’s the best. • What is your favorite website? Explain why it is so great. Journal Entry #5 Your favorite television program has been cancelled by the network. Compose a letter that would convince the producers to bring back your show. Journal Entry #5 You’ve been given a thousand dollars to make a difference in your community. What would you do with the money? Journal Entry #6 Everyone has a special skill or talent. What is yours? Journal Entry #6 Your class is making a box to be seen in the year 2026. Write an essay explaining the one thing you would put in the box and why. Journal Entry #7 My special day….. Journal Entry #7 Most adults in this world have a job of some sort. Think of the ideal job for you when you complete your education. Now, think of some reasons why this would be the perfect job for you. Write an essay to explain why this is your ideal job. Journal Entry #8 Your generation faces many problems. Identify one of these problems that you feel is the most important, explain it, and propose some possible solutions to the problem. Journal Entry #8 There are some classes that you are required to take in school. Many elective courses (specials) are not offered at this time. Think of one class that you think should be available to students. Explain why you think this particular course should be offered at your school. Journal Entry #9 If you could be any person for a day, who would you be? Explain why you would like to be that person for a day. Journal Entry #9 Many teenagers complain that adults expect too much of them. Many adults think that teenagers do not help out enough at home, at school, or in society doing volunteer work to help others. What do you think? Do adults expect too much of you? Explain whether or not you think adults expect too much. Journal Entry #10 Students are allowed to drop out of school at the age of 16. Should the state lower the drop out age? What are the pros and cons of lowering the age? Write an essay discussing three pros and three cons using supporting details to help explain your position.