Happiness

2020 has been a strange year for everyone. In a Happiness Survey, kids are asked what’s important to them and how they’re feeling.

Words

  • survey – an examination of opinions, behaviour, etc., made by asking people questions
  • COVID-19 Coronavirus disease 2019 (the disease caused by the coronavirus that started to pop up in 2019)
  • to be worried – to feel fear because you think something bad could happen
  • mental health – the condition of someone’s mind
  • massive outbreak – sudden and very large increase of number of sick people
  • grandparents – parents of your father or mother
  • to distract – to cause you to stop paying attention to one thing and keep thinking about something else instead
  • front lawn – garden in front of your house 

 

Assignment

  1. How many kids have been worried about the coronavirus lots of time?
  2. Which things have become harder because of COVID-19? Name two.
  3. What is stopping many kids from getting enough sleep?
  4. Name two or more things kids worry about a lot of the time.
  5. What should you alway do when you worry or feel sad or angry?

 

Extra assignment

Write the answers down or discuss them in class:

  1. What do you worry about?
  2. What makes you happy?

 

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WK 49 2020-2021 Luisteren – Happiness – antwoorden

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