Module 3: School Days (4 assignments)

Week 1

MEMORY: Think about elementary/grade school. What did you enjoy? What classmates and teachers do you remember and why? Were you a good student?

PHOTO: Digitally scan or save and label a picture from your first day of school, or any other school-age or school-related photo. Label with complete names, dates, and location.

 

Week 2

MEMORY: Think about middle/junior high school. What did you enjoy? Tell about your social life, friends, sports, activities. What classes and teachers do you remember? Why are they memorable?

PHOTO: Digitally scan or save and label a picture from your early teenage years, alone or with friends; at school or showcasing your interests. Label with complete names, dates, and location.

 

Week 3

MEMORY: Think about high school. What did you enjoy? Tell about your social life, friends, sports, activities. What classes and teachers do you remember? Why? What were your best and worst subjects?

PHOTO: Digitally scan or save and label pictures from high school, including high school graduation. Find some that show your friends, talents and hobbies. Label with complete names, dates, and location. Scan and save your high school diploma and any other important documents from this period of your life.

 

Week 4

MEMORY: Write about any formal education beyond high school- college, trade school, graduate school. What did you enjoy? Tell about your social life, friends, sports, activities. What did you study? Do you use it today?

**If you served in the military, be sure to use the BONUS writing prompts to capture your experiences!

PHOTO: Digitally scan or save and label pictures from post-high school days. Find some that show you with friends or involved in talents and hobbies. Label with complete names, dates, and location. Scan and save diplomas or certificates and/or any other important documents from this period of your life.

 

Bonus Writing Prompt:

Think about significant friends throughout your life. Write about them. Tell when and how you met, what activities you did together, and how that relationship impacted your life. Digitally scan or save and label photos of your lasting friends.