Please choose one of the following topics and write 300 – 500 about it:
1 - Describe a time you acted selflessly, expecting nothing in return.
2 - Describe a time you had to overcome adversity and what it taught you.
3 - Describe the attributes of a good role model and name one person, in your life, that fits that description.
4 - Empathy is an important attribute for 1st responders. Give your personal take on what empathy means and describe an incident where you employed empathy.
1 – Research the events of September 11th and write a letter to one of the 343 first responders telling them how you will honor them as a first responder.
2 – Research a topic in the Fire Service or EMS such as apparatus, equipment, historic event, traditions, or anything of your choice related to the field and write about what you learned.
3 – Reach out to a first responder and talk with them. Write about your conversation and what you learned from him/her. (If you don’t know one personally, contact Hoffman Estates Fire Administration and request a contact).