What are some creative ways we can show that we are grateful? Write about one specific way you will thank someone during the next week.
What kind of year did you have in 2017? In what ways do you want 2018 to be different? Be descriptive.
Companies who make products like medicines, makeup, hair dyes, etc. often test them on animals in their laboratories. The tests often hurt the animals, so many people think it is wrong. Others think it is better to test products on animals before letting humans use them, because the products and tests can hurt humans. What do you think – should animal testing be allowed? Explain your opinion.
We dress in different ways for different occasions. Sometimes we are required to wear certain clothes, like shorts to gym class, dressy clothes to a wedding, or a uniform to work. Should there be a dress code (rules for what to wear) in places such as schools, restaurants, and places of business? Explain.
Ms. Brody is an ISS teacher at Clara Barton High School in Brooklyn, NY.