1. When Omri tried to cook beans and an egg for
his guest, he broke the egg an crumbled egg shells into the pan together
on the hot fat. Think of a breakfast you would like to prepare for
someone special. Make a list of the items you would serve and how
you would prepare each item.
Possible Answer: blueberry pancakes with whipped cream and fresh
orange juice - I would make the pancakes using the directions on the box
using the required amount of milk, eggs and oil. I would also add
one cup of fresh blueberries. Next I would peel 6 to 8 oranges and
put them in the juicer to make juice. I would also put whipping
cream into the mixer and whip it until it is cream.
2. Prejudice is an opinion without just grounds
or before sufficient knowledge. Think of a situation in which you
witnessed an act of prejudice. Write a paragraph explaining the
situation and your feelings or reactions to the incident.
Possible Answer: I remember witnessing an incident on the
playground last year. It involved my friends who were making fun
of two Asian students at out school. They were calling them names
and laughing at them. I was embarrassed to be with them. It
was difficult to do, but I walked away from them. At lunch hour
they asked me if I was mad at them. I told them that I was mad
about what they were saying. We had a long discussion. I
listened to them and they listened to me. We're still friends -
and they don't make fun of other people anymore.
3. Omri's getting frustrated with his best
friend Patrick. What should he do? Write a letter to Omri giving
It's not very often that best friends
disagree. However, sometimes it does happen. My advise to
you is to try to understand your friend's point of view.
4. Patrick insisted on having both Little Bear
and Boone in his pocket during lunch. Make a list of three to five
dangerous things that could have occurred and there consequences.
1. They could have gotten into a fight and one or both of them
could have been injured or killed.
2. One or both of them could have jumped out
of Patrick's pocket and everyone would have see them.
3. They could have escaped from Patrick's
pocket and got lost at school.
4. They could have escaped from Patrick's
pocket. The headmaster might have found them and Patrick and Omri
would have been expelled from school.