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  1. What have been your best moments from the past year?
  2. What have been your biggest challenges from the past year?
  3. What has surprised you about the past year?
  4. How do you feel your growth (personal, professional, etc.) has been impacted over the past year?
  5. How do you feel about your plans for the upcoming year? Why?

Date: 5/7/2021

  1. Home is where the ____ is! What features are important to you when choosing a town, city, or place to live?
  2. Is there a specific place (city, state, country) that has those characteristics? Tell us about it.
  3. What about turn-offs? What characteristics would make you NOT want to live somewhere?
  4. Do you want to live in the place(s) where you grew up? Why or why not?

Dates: 11/15/2017 – 5/5/2018

  1. This week we want to hear about what it means to be a thriving young person. Describe what it would look like to live your best life.
  2. Tell us about something or someone that helps you live your best life.
  3. Specifically, what could your school do to help you live your best life? (now or in the past)
  4. What keeps you from living your best life, if anything?

Date: 8/2/2019

  1. MyVoice wants to know how being in nature affects you! First, what do you think of when you hear the word “nature”?
  2. No matter how you define “nature,” we want to know how you spend your time in it. How do you interact with nature in your life? Send us a pic!
  3. How does being in nature affect how you feel physically?
  4. How does being in nature affect how you feel emotionally/ mentally?
  5. Thinking about how much time you spend in nature now, do you wish you could spend more or less time in nature? Why?

Date: 9/11/2020

  1. COVID-19 has changed so much in our lives. During the pandemic, how have you or your family been getting groceries (in-person, pick-up, delivery)? Why?
  2. If you or your family have shopped for groceries online during the pandemic, was it pick-up or delivery? How did it go?
  3. During the pandemic, have you or your family changed the types of food you are buying (more/less snacks, fruits, vegetables, etc.)? Tell us about it.
  4. Do you live in an urban, suburban, or rural area?
  5. Do you or anyone in your household receive SNAP benefits (also known as food stamps)?

Date: 11/6/2020

Intro: This week is all about you. We want to hear your thoughts on the meaning or purpose in your life.

  1. Do you ever think about the meaning or purpose of your life? If yes, how often?
  2. What gives your life meaning or purpose? Tell us as much as you can!
  3. On a scale of 1 to 4 (1 = “very unclear” 4 = “very clear”), how clear is your meaning or purpose in life?
  4. Who or what encourages you to think about your meaning or purpose in life?
  5. Do you wish you had more help in finding meaning or purpose in your life? What would be helpful?

Dates: 11/1/2017 – 4/21/2018

  1. Alright, so first we want to talk about sleep. Do you feel that you get enough sleep?
  2. What keeps you from getting enough sleep?
  3. How important do you think sleep is to your health? Why?
  4. How many hours of sleep do you get on an average weeknight?
  5. Experts recommend that you get at least 8 hours of sleep a night. What do you think about that?

Dates: 7/5/2017 – 12/23/2017

  1. This week we want to talk to you about sun protection. How important do you think it is to protect your skin from the sun? Why?
  2. When do you protect yourself from the sun?
  3. How do you protect yourself from the sun?
  4. How many red, painful, or peeling sunburns have you had in your life: None, Few (1-4), Many (5+)? If so, have they ever blistered?
  5. What could be done to encourage more people to use sun protection?

Date: 4/9/2021

  1. This week is about family caregiving (taking care of an adult relative). Have you ever had to do that?
  2. Describe a time when you or someone in your family took care of an adult relative.
  3. How do you feel about potentially taking care of an adult relative?
  4. How do you think taking care of an adult relative would impact your educational or career goals?
  5. What would help you prepare to take care of an adult relative in the future?

Date: 8/28/2020

  1. We want to learn about problems facing people your age. What are the biggest problems you’re facing right now?
  2. Tell us how you deal with those problems.
  3. What are some of the good things happening in your life right now?
  4. What would make your life better?

Dates: 8/9/2017 – 1/27/2018

  1. Going from being a kid to an adult can be a big change. What has this transition been like for you? Why?
  2. What has been hard about this transition?
  3. What has been good about this time in your life?
  4. What would make this transition easier?
  5. What advice would you give your younger self to help you through this transition?

Date: 10/5/2018

What have been your best moments from the past year? What have been your biggest challenges from the past year? What has surprised you about the past year? How do you feel your growth (personal, professional, etc.) has been impacted over the past year? How do you feel about your plans for the upcoming year? Why? Date: 5/7/2021
Home is where the ____ is! What features are important to you when choosing a town, city, or place to live? Is there a specific place (city, state, country) that has those characteristics? Tell us about it. What about turn-offs? What characteristics would make you NOT want to live somewhere? Do you want to live in the place(s) where you grew up? Why or why not? Dates: 11/15/2017 – 5/5/2018
This week we want to hear about what it means to be a thriving young person. Describe what it would look like to live your best life. Tell us about something or someone that helps you live your best life. Specifically, what could your school do to help you live your best life? (now or in the past) What keeps you from living your best life, if anything? Date: 8/2/2019
MyVoice wants to know how being in nature affects you! First, what do you think of when you hear the word “nature”? No matter how you define “nature,” we want to know how you spend your time in it. How do you interact with nature in your life? Send us a pic! How does being in nature affect how you feel physically? How does being in nature affect how you feel emotionally/ mentally? Thinking about how much time you spend in nature now, do you wish you could spend more or less time in nature? Why? Date: 9/11/2020
COVID-19 has changed so much in our lives. During the pandemic, how have you or your family been getting groceries (in-person, pick-up, delivery)? Why? If you or your family have shopped for groceries online during the pandemic, was it pick-up or delivery? How did it go? During the pandemic, have you or your family changed the types of food you are buying (more/less snacks, fruits, vegetables, etc.)? Tell us about it. Do you live in an urban, suburban, or rural area? Do you or anyone in your household receive SNAP benefits (also known as food stamps)? Date: 11/6/2020
Intro: This week is all about you. We want to hear your thoughts on the meaning or purpose in your life. Do you ever think about the meaning or purpose of your life? If yes, how often? What gives your life meaning or purpose? Tell us as much as you can! On a scale of 1 to 4 (1 = “very unclear” 4 = “very clear”), how clear is your meaning or purpose in life? Who or what encourages you to think about your meaning or purpose in life? Do you wish you had more help in finding meaning or purpose in your life? What would be helpful? Dates: 11/1/2017 – 4/21/2018
Alright, so first we want to talk about sleep. Do you feel that you get enough sleep? What keeps you from getting enough sleep? How important do you think sleep is to your health? Why? How many hours of sleep do you get on an average weeknight? Experts recommend that you get at least 8 hours of sleep a night. What do you think about that? Dates: 7/5/2017 – 12/23/2017
This week we want to talk to you about sun protection. How important do you think it is to protect your skin from the sun? Why? When do you protect yourself from the sun? How do you protect yourself from the sun? How many red, painful, or peeling sunburns have you had in your life: None, Few (1-4), Many (5+)? If so, have they ever blistered? What could be done to encourage more people to use sun protection? Date: 4/9/2021
This week is about family caregiving (taking care of an adult relative). Have you ever had to do that? Describe a time when you or someone in your family took care of an adult relative. How do you feel about potentially taking care of an adult relative? How do you think taking care of an adult relative would impact your educational or career goals? What would help you prepare to take care of an adult relative in the future? Date: 8/28/2020
We want to learn about problems facing people your age. What are the biggest problems you’re facing right now? Tell us how you deal with those problems. What are some of the good things happening in your life right now? What would make your life better? Dates: 8/9/2017 – 1/27/2018
Going from being a kid to an adult can be a big change. What has this transition been like for you? Why? What has been hard about this transition? What has been good about this time in your life? What would make this transition easier? What advice would you give your younger self to help you through this transition? Date: 10/5/2018
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