November 23, 2009

Thanksgiving Writing Prompt: I’m Thankful For . . .

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Writingprompt_thanksgiving Thanksgiving time! A time for friends, friends, football (Go Vikings!), and tons and tons of food. However, in addition to getting together with all of your family and the oh-so-painful food coma you endure after the meal, it’s also a time to reflect on what you’re most thankful for.

Here’s my list of what I’m thankful for:

  1. Awesome parents who care for me and whom I can talk to when ever I need to.
  2. A fun-loving brother and his wonderful wife who has turned out to be the best sister-in-law a girl could have.
  3. Great friends whom I wish I could see more.
  4. The public library. Without it, I wouldn’t have read most of the terrific books that I have read.

And the list could go on and on. (For more, you can see the STACKS Thanksgiving word cloud here.) Now I want to know what you’re most thankful for.

— Carly M., STACKS Staffer

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  1. TwilightFan424

    1. Family
    2. Food (including water)
    3. All of my friends
    4. Books (i love to read)
    5. Computer & laptop (can’t survive without it)
    6. Music (love it!)
    7. My Pets
    8. My 2 Houses
    9. Clothes &pajamas & shoes
    10. every single thing in my life that I have, own, or share.

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  2. awesomecheerleading

    Im thankful god to wake me everyday.Im also thankful that i have alife shared with family and friends that love me dearly

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  3. cakefrosting76

    1. I am thankful for my affectionate caring family
    2. My pets-especially my dear dog who we rescued last Christmas
    3. My best friends. I couldn’t survive school without them
    4. My books. Especially HOW I SURVIVED MIDDLE SCHOOL series!!
    5. my computer!!
    6. Church.

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  4. Isabella15

    I’m thankful for:
    1. My family
    2. My friends at my new school
    3. The Public Library (I love reading!)
    4. My school and
    5. My friends at my old school (I miss you ALL)

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  5. Ayonna

    I am thankful for having friends that care for me they stick by my side. im thankful for having a family that loves me and cares for me so much. im thankful for having a home and having some were to sleep at night. im thankful that allah lets me live on this earth every single and forgives for all my sends . im trying keep grades up. im thankful for teachers that teach me. thank u :)

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  6. Lexie

    Hi my name is Lexie S. I am in 4th grade and I haveto dogs. They are both very cute and good. They lisen to whatever you tell them to do. I love my dogs.

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  7. Crystal

    I’m thankful for everything right now; family, house, food, friends, books, libraries, writing clubs… the list could go on forever.
    Thanksgiving isn’t just the one day to be thankful. Be thankful everyday!

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  8. Hannah

    Hi , Carly. You write this, and you mean well, but I don’t know… It kinda seems like this is a paper for school to me. I can’t really post this comment unless I know, do you REALLY LOVE the library?? And you seemed to be apologizing when it was the friend part! I don’t know Carly, I just don’t know.

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  9. bree2266

    I’m thankful for alot of things too. And the picture of the turkey looks so good. And I can’t forget to say…..HAVE A GREAT THANKSGIVING!!!

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  10. bibliomania123

    1 a house 2 live in (we are in the prosses of moving)
    2 all my family in one place
    3 the library near me it is awsome!!!!!!
    4 FOOD!!!!!

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  11. goldengirl1

    Wow!That’s cool!I am doing something like that in school,except we write something like this:”I am thankful for my family.I am thankful for my family because they encourage my writing and love me no matter what.”It’s really fun and SO cool!
    goldengirl1

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  12. elephantpoodle

    I am VERY thankful for books!No one would get anywhere in life with out books.My favorite books are ones that take you into a brand-new world like Narnia, Harry Potter,Twilight,and Cirque Du Freak!

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