Your teacher is at Teacher’s College today, learning new and amazing things. You will, therefore, be working more independently than usual. This can be a challenge for some people. Most of you do fine.
Hot Button (JF 500+): What social issues bother you most, and why are they at the top of your list?
Future Fears (JF 1000+): What concerns (or worries) do you have about your future?
Fascination (JF 1000+): What are the things that really interest you? (To develop an answer of this length, you will need to be as specific as possible. You might even decide to tell about the history of your interest in the subject).
Newsela Article (Newsela Assigned Article): Read The article signed today. Make sure to pass the test. Study article at the highest level where you feel you can have success.