The following two writing prompts are from The New York Times Learning Network. Please answer both questions in detail and with descriptions.
What six pieces of clothing would you wear for a month? Tell us what six items of clothing, not counting shoes, underwear, and accessories, you would choose if you had to restrict yourself to wearing these items for only a month. Be sure to tell why you chose these particular items. Do you think you own and buy too many clothes? Do you think an experiment like this might change your attitude toward and habits around shopping and consuming in general? Why or why not?
What merit badge would you create? Merit badges are taking on a whole new approach. Some scout-like badges recognize noteworthy skills such as spelling homonyms and building robots. What badge worthy skills do you have or want to attain? What skills and accomplishments do you have or aspire to that could be recognized with a badge? What would the badge look like and what would its name be?