Going around the table and asking each person to name one thing he’s grateful for is about as original as pumpkin pie. Also, says psychologist Jeffrey J. Froh, “kids always say, ‘My family,’ and move on.” Here, some better options.
What’s the nicest thing that you’ve seen someone else—friend, family member, teacher, coach—do for another person?
If you had one superpower that you could use to make a difference in the world, what would it be? What would you do with it?