December 29, 2011

Kid Power! New Year’s Resolutions

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The beginning of a new year is a great time to start brand new, to think of some goals and resolutions for how to be a better person. No one is perfect, and this is a great time to think about ways that you can improve in the coming year.

My New Year’s resolutions:

  • Set a better schedule for myself.
  • Spend more time with my family.
  • Be a better friend and a better listener.
  • Change my closet and develop a better style.
  • Get good grades.
  • Travel to a new country.
  • Do more arts and crafts activities and more D.I.Y fashion activities.
  • Go to the gym more often, and live a healthier lifestyle. (No more soda or candy!)
  • Read interesting books.
  • Learn how to cook.

Your New Year’s resolutions and goals can be about anything, from saving more money so you can buy a really cool toy that you like, to making more friends, or to spending more time with your sibling. Start jotting down some goals. After you finish, keep the paper somewhere that you can see it constantly, like on your refrigerator or on a wall in your room. Give yourself credit for all your success, and check off the things on your list that you have completed as the time passes.

Leave a Comment with your New Year’s resolutions. Happy New Year!

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  1. Onyxfairy5

    my new year resolutions are…
    - Learn to Fence (i REALLY want to be a fencer!)
    - lose my sweet tooth! (its really bad!)
    - get all grades 97 or higher
    - sit up straight! (i tend to slouch)

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  2. magic-esi

    -Finish editing my book
    -Finish writing my other book
    -Get straight A+s
    Also, do you know when the Write It boards and the other boards will be back up? It’s January 1st now… Just wondering!

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  3. haydenrocks10

    I have some…..
    ~Start Yoga
    ~Get straight A’s
    ~Not spend more than 30 minutes on TV
    Those are mine!

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  4. Queenbelle56

    My new years reolution is:
    - to get good grades in the subjects I’m not good at
    - do better in pe( even though i am fit)i just dont like being forced to run.
    - Make alot more friends(even though i have alot including my principals daughter who is in 4th grade and im in 6th :) )
    - try to enjoy life

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  5. greentea1398

    Hi
    I was just wondering if you could tell be when the Write-It and/or STACKS will be up and running again. I realize that what they are doing takes time but I would LOVE it if we were given a little bit more information.
    Any help is appreciated.
    Thank you for your time,
    greentea1398

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  6. irene18

    Haha, Twinktoes87. :)
    My resolutions are…
    1. To do my best in my school musical even though I don’t get along with the girl who plays the lead role!
    2. To not get sooo darn involved in DRAMA!
    3. To definitely be more patient and not lash out at others immediately.
    Those are mine! Happy 2012, y’all!
    Love,
    irene18

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  7. cavyheart

    Some of my resolutions include:
    – write a novel
    – do my best to get a literary agent
    – make new friends
    – get all As
    – enjoy life
    – be selfless
    – change the world
    – find happiness
    I have twelve resolutions overall, one for each month. :)
    Any idea when the message boards are coming back up? I miss them and they were supposed to be back on the 28th…

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  8. Foreverelephant

    I’m going to focus on making the best of everything, even when I don’t like it. Oh, and get straight A’s!
    ~♥Foreverelephant♥~

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  9. SR

    My resolutions:
    . THE WORLD IS NOT ENDING (as agreed with winterprincess18)
    .Get top of year level in maths
    .Have the best time as it is the last year i have in middle school
    .Be a better friend
    . Be better in class
    . Get a genius looking report card
    .Finish the whole series of Dear Dumb Diary

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  10. adorable28

    My 2012 resolutions are
    I will continue to earn my straight A’s
    I will spend more time with God
    I will make and be better friends with people
    Finally..I will learn how to better manage my time

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  11. dancingjalepeno

    Erm…
    -Clean my room more
    -Be a nicer person
    -Get straight A’s
    -Read more
    Will the boards be open soon? I thouht they were gonna open on the 28th… Can Moderators even reply on these???

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  12. Skyelark Moon

    My new years resolutions are…
    -Learn a new instrument, maybe the acoustic gutiar!
    -Read more books
    -Finish my novel
    -Got onto the honour roll at school
    That is all I can think of!

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  13. ZombieAngel6

    My new years resolutions are:
    -Be more respectful to my family.
    -Interact with my birds more.
    -When I go to my friend’s house,be more quiet.
    -Have some FUN!

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  14. Winterprincess18

    New Year’s Resolution:
    -Become better at my Violin
    -Get better grades
    -THE WORLD NOT ENDING!!!
    -Be less indecisive!

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  15. shinyclock35

    here are some of my New Year’s resolutions
    -read about 50 books
    -spend time with my new baby brother
    -save up $100 dollars

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  16. Joanna

    -survive my first year of middle school!
    -be more outgoing
    -get straight A’s
    -be myself(only a little less weird)
    -excersise(though i am skinny)

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