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Doing well in your classes doesn’t mean you have to sacrifice having fun all together.

Key Points:

  • Making time for fun in high school is important.
  • High school is a great time to get involved in a lot of different activities.
  • Studying and getting good grades is important, too.

Quote This:

“What I remember most about high school are the memories I created with my friends.”- J.J Watt

See Also: Friendship

Talk About It
  1. What is your initial reaction to this topic? What jumped out at you?
  2. What’s your favorite part about high school? What’s your least favorite part? Explain.
  3. If you had to say one or the other about yourself, would you describe yourself as a person who is too focused on studies or as a person who is too focused on fun? Why do you think you swing this way?
  4. What’s a memorable time you had with friends when you had a great time? What made it memorable?
  5. What do you want to get out of high school? Is it possible to get a good education and also to have a good time? What does that balance look like in your life personally?
  6. Write a personal action step based on this conversation.