Group Survival Skills

How to Get Around Gossip

G is for Gossip

It may be the truth. It may be a vicious lie. Either way, gossip intends to hurt someone. And sooner or later, word will get around to you.

You may be the target of gossip. Or the rumors may be spreading about someone you’ve never met. What will you say?
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How to Survive a Fashion Disaster

F is for Fashion Emergency

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Some days even your clothing turns against you. Ripped jeans, stains, zippers –fashion mishaps can make you wish you could turn invisible.

The good news: if you’re not a shape shifter, quick thinking can save you from utter disaster. So push past the mortification and get moving.

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Emergency Kit

Good luck is what happens when opportunity meets preparedness

E is for Emergency Kit

Most people don’t expect emergencies. But they happen to everyone, every day, in every part of the world.

A good emergency kit can mean the difference between an adventure and a very bad day. This goes double a flood, fire, earthquake, or giant monster attack.

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How To Talk to Deaf People

D is for Deaf.

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You may have a friend, a classmate, or a family member who is deaf. Or maybe they just don’t hear very well.

Sometimes they talk with their hands. Sometimes they read lips. Sometimes they do both. Here’s a few tips on how to talk to your deaf friends.

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Cleaning and Chores

C is for Chores.

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Imagine a world without chores. Sounds great, right?

But think about it for a moment.

No one ever washes their clothes. No one cleans the bathroom sink. No one vacuums the floor. No one washed the dishes.

Pretty scary, huh? The smell alone would be enough to kill you.

If you’re blessed enough to have a roof over your head, food to eat, and clothes to wear, then you have chores. Learn how to live with them.

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How to Deal with Bullies

B is for Bullies.

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We’ve all met them. They can be your classmates, cousins, teammates, or the mean kid next door.
They come in many shapes and sizes. But they generally make your life tougher than it should be.

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