Objective: Communicate your thoughts about an issue (and respond politely to the opinions of others).

What’s Your Opinion (JF 500+ Each): With a partner, choose a question from the “Student Opinion” section and then write a thoughtful response. Choose together. Answer separately. 

That’s a Surprise (JF 400+): Search for a surprising response from our “What’s Your Opinion” discussion, and write a “I used to think… but now I know…” style reply about what you’ve learned about your classmate and his or her choices and opinions.

What’s Your Opinion (same forum): When you’ve completed at least one “That’s a Suprise” it’s time to repeat the exercise with a second or third “What’s Your Opinion”. Choose as partners. Answer separately.