June 28, 2010

Summer Resolutions

Posted by at 8:12 am in Writing Prompt | Permalink

Summer_resolutionsWhat are your Summer Resolutions?

Everyone always talks about making resolutions at New Year’s time, but I think  summer is a perfect time to make a new start. The school year is over and you have plenty of free time to reinvent yourself and make plans to start some NEW habits.

Here are a few ideas for some STACKS summer resolutions. Repeat after me. This summer I will:

  • Read at least 4 books (probably a lot more than 4 actually).
  • Add my reading minutes to the Summer Challenge.
  • Send shout-outs to my STACKS friends at least once a week.
  • Reply to Message Board posts every day.
  • Go on a field trip to a Message Board I don’t usually visit.
  • Keep my Profile mood up-to-date.
  • Add at least 1 new STACKS friend every week. (How? First, find someone you want to be friends with. You can do this in a few ways. You can click on someone’s Screen Name in the Message Boards or in the STACKS Stars or Seen in the Scene, or anywhere else you see people’s Screen Names. Once you are on your potential friend’s profile, click the button that says, “Add as Friend.” It’s right above the avatar. This will send the person your friend request. If you don’t see the button, it may mean that you are not signed in yet, or you are already friends with that person.)

What else? What are some other good habits you plan to start this summer either here on THE STACKS or out there in the worldwide world? Let us know in the Comments.

image from kids.scholastic.comSonja, STACKS Staffer

  1. mainstreetgirl35

    read a LOT
    talk to my cousins in Pakistan
    fast unless I’m sick
    update my novel on the stacks

  2. werewolfcat5

    This summer I will:
    -Buy more books to read instead of reading in the library.
    -Don’t bother my sister so I don’t get in trouble.
    -Get well in math.
    And that is all.

  3. anthony1999

    One of my resolutions I plan for this summer is to get involed with more sports.Sports that include basketball and football.

  4. Super Ponage Soccer Star

    I just made a stacks account yesterday and already I’m hooked. I will totally check it everyday and keep track of my minutes! :)

  5. Snaw

    I pledge to:
    -Finish my Felicity books.
    -Request Exiles from the War by the end of Summer.
    -Visit the Stacks page everyday (At least)

  6. AutoreD

    Get caught up more with REPLYING to posts. And improve project G.T.S. (Greening the STACKS)

  7. sparklypants

    I don’t usually do “resolutions”. Though, one thing I AM doing this summer is keeping track of my minutes. I’m trying to get 7500 minutes, though I don’t think I will, but I still hope I can! :) Only 5901 more minutes! 8)

  8. HeroineHiding

    -Keep my avatar close to Shadow’s moods
    -Keep my friends box cleaned out.
    -Try and beat bmw3bug’s record for friend requests
    -Keep track of my reading.
    -Learn something new and awesome every day!

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