Alternate Activity 1: Notable Thoughts

Alternate Activity 1: Notable Thoughts
Alternate Activity 1: Notable Thoughts

Activity time: 5 minutes

Materials for Activity

  • Bag or box containing participants' Big Questions notebooks (see Session 1, Alternate Activity 1, Notable Thoughts)
  • Blank notebooks for new participants
  • Pencils or pens
  • Masking tape

Preparation for Activity

  • Retrieve participants' Big Questions notebooks begun in Session 1.
  • Set out supplies for any new participants to start an individual notebook.

Description of Activity

Remind participants that this is a time to record their own ideas about today's Big Question. Distribute participants' notebooks and pencils or pens. Provide new participants with notebooks. Say that the notebooks are private; you will keep them between sessions but not read them.

Tell participants they will have about five minutes. Remind them of today's Big Question: "What should I do with my life?" Say they can write about anything they want. If they have nothing to record, they are free to doodle or relax.

Give them a few minutes to work quietly in their notebooks. When time is up, they may seal their notebooks with masking tape before handing them in.

For more information contact

Like, Share, Print, or Bookmark