The next issue of StudentsXpress is inspired by the upcoming
Broadway in Chicago show KINKY BOOTS.


What makes you unique?
What do you like most (what is your favorite quality) about yourself?

How do you stand out from others?

What is something about yourself that nobody else would expect?

What are five words that would best describe you? Why?

If everyone is doing something you don’t want to do, how do you handle it?

Do you have an example of feeling pressured to do something
you didn’t want to? What did you do?
What would you tell others to do when they are in this type of situation?

Draw a picture of YOU being YOU doing what YOU love to do.

Is it more important to stand out or fit in? Why?

Why is it important to stay true to yourself?

Is it important that everyone is different in some way? Why?

What do you do when you encounter someone completely different than you?

How might you make someone who is different than you feel
accepted and welcome?

Describe a time you felt different from those around you.

Have you ever met someone you thought was different, but after getting to know them realized you had a lot in common? Explain.

Do you ever feel like you don’t fit in? Tell us about a time you felt
like you didn’t fit in and how you got through it.

As always, these are just suggested prompts. Please write and draw about anything that comes to mind when given the topic BE YOURSELF.


Deadline: October 26, 2018
Please send in your submissions to