Checking in with Our Youth
What was the coolest thing you did this summer?
The coolest thing was going down the water-slide in Michigan. I was scared, but did it anyways and had a good time.Theo, Age 7
My favorite thing was going to Lake Tippecanoe in our camper and taking a friend.Lyra, Age 9
This summer I liked going to Michigan—I was able to watch TV which was cool since we don’t have TV at home.Simon, Age 10
I took a trip to Cataract Falls with my friend.Klaine, Age 18
This fall, I’m looking forward to…
Christmas, and going down the slide into the leaf pile in our backyard.Theo, Age 7
Getting a dishwasher.Lyra, Age 9
Apple cider.Simon, Age 10
Going to an apple orchard.Klaine, Age 18
Describe how you’re feeling about school right now.
Angry about going back because I don’t like school, but looking forward to friends and gym.Theo, Age 7
Annoyed and disappointed about not going back to school in person, but looking forward to seeing friends.Simon, Age 10
Name 3 adjectives that describe how you’re feeling about school right now.
Good. Bad. Happy.Lyra, Age 9
Apprehensive. Confused. Bored.Klaine, Age 18