Top Ten Favorite Freebies
of the Student Reporters
by Friendswood Junior High students
Climbing the rock wall at Outdoor
Escape—how awesome would that
be to have one in your school???
Wikki Stix—not just an ordinary
toy, this baby is festively-colored, 3-dimensional, and educational!
Complaint forms from Life Track Services,
Inc. These little cuties are the most petite post-its EVER!
Flashing pins—Ah! The simple pleasures
in life. And they're free. Sure, we'll throw them away tomorrow, but
they were really fun today.
Neon shirt from Interwrite Learning—The
shirt has the top 5 reasons your student didn't turn in his homework.
Our favorite response is that the neighbor's wireless was down.
Random squishy stress-relieving objects.
Why are these so addicting? And do they really relieve stress? If so,
why are my teachers so angry? (Just kidding, teachers)
The brain pencil from The National Institute
on Drug Abuse. The eraser is shaped like a brain, and the pencil boasts
that you can erase your brain with drug use. Very clever!
Mint frogs from Great American Opportunities—small
and green, and surprisingly delightful!
Space Blanket from Worldstrides—This
blanket will fit in your pocket (and not the cargo pants, super-sized
pocket either!) and can even protect you from solar radiation and extreme
Peacock Feather for Circus for Kids—We've
managed to irritate an extraordinary amount of people with this one
simple item!! Have you been feathered?