FAMILY LIVING PHILOSOPHY OF LIVING ESSAY I. INTRODUCTION A. Discuss what emotional needs and values are the most important to youWhich has had the biggest impact on your life. B. Elaborate on a person, place or experience that has helped you to develop your philosophy of life. II. IMMEDIATE GOALS A. What are your goals for the remainder of this year- graduation, honors, SAT’s, college applications, etc. III. FUTURE GOALS 1. College, in-service training, military, work. 2. Lifestyle, Career 3. Marriage: Yes or No, and at what age 4. Children: Yes or No, what age, and how many? 5. Living Location-Paramus, Bergen County, New Jersey, out of state, out of the country, in a city, the suburbs, or rural setting. 5. List hobbies and recreational activities 6. Age at which you plan on retiring 7. III. Living location for retirement CONCLUSION A. Discuss whether or not your lifestyle will be influenced by your emotional needs and values? B. Will there be community service in your future? C. Do you feel your choices will give you satisfaction and happiness?