2. Discuss/journal your reactions to Dan’s mission statement.
3. Create a personal mission statement, with the goal of thinking about your desired goals and values in life.. What talents, ideas, personal beliefs do you have that you can work into your personal mission statement?
4. A safari is an expedition to observe animals and people in their natural habitats, especially in East Africa.
5. “Safari is a way of life” is Dan Eldon’s metaphor for the idea of journeying/exploring/adventuring through one’s life. Create a metaphor for your way of life. I.E. Poetry is a way of life, Skateboarding is a way of life, Giving is a way of life. Turn it into a creative bumper sticker, or poster, digital or otherwise.
6. Possible projects / extensions:
- Students create a journal-like Dan inspired page that features their mission statement
- Students create a short Journey-inspired video featuring their mission statement
*Call for projects/RYW/Forum : RYW encourages you to send pictures of your final projects and/or images of you and your students mid process to rock-your-world..org. Look for the tab titled Journey/Dan Eldon or the general forum to do your uploading! You can also tag us your images via instagram, twitter and facebook.