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HELP!!! I read on here the other day an awesome Q & A bootcamp letter...it had the questions  for your recruit with multiple choice answers...they can simply fill it out and mail it back to you...I loved the idea but cant find the post...anyone know where I can find it??

 

Thanks!!

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Chrssey--I have them saved on my computer.  If you want I could send them to you.  Just send me your e-mail address.  Mine is jburrows58@yahoo.com.  

Oh...thank you soo much Jana...although I am very computer savy for some reason I find this site to be a bit hard to find my way around...my email is Hurleyhoppers@aol.com ...thanks so much!! Have a great day!

 

  Here is one of them......

Boot Camp Questionaire:
  first questionare:
1. The food here is:
a. Bearable
b. Good
c. The best dish is peanut butter and jelly sandwiches
d. They could give Chef Ramsey a run for his money
e. Boot Camp “Chefs” could use a lot of help from Chef Ramsey
2. The first night here I got to bed at ________________AM and slept for ____________ Minutes/Hours.
3. I love my hair cut. TRUE FALSE
4. The “Hair Salon” here could use a makeover by Tabatha. (a show on BRAVO) TRUE FALSE
5. I love all this snow!!! TRUE FALSE
6. My RDC’s are loud. TRUE FALSE (they need to use their inside voice!)
7. The amount of pushups I have done so far:
a. less than a 100
b. more than 500
c. Done so many already I can’t count that high

8. My bunkmate is
a. friendly
b. don’t know – too quiet
c. wish she was on the other side of the room
9. My bed is made so tight that the quarter hits the ceiling. TRUE FALSE
10. PT here could
a. take some training from Bob and Jillian
b. Bob and Jillian could take some training from the RDC’s


though of a couple more:
11. The drama here is
a. I believe some of the girls here could get a role on a soap opera.
b. Worse than band drama
c. I stay as far away from it as possible
d. There is no drama
12. When I get home I can’t wait to stencil all of my clothes. TRUE FALSE

How are your inspections going?
On a scale from 1-10 how is your div working as a team?
Has the yelling at bc increased or decreased?
Have you got any rewards yet?
Did you order your graduation pictures yet?

1 when is boot camp pics taken?
2 how many girls/. boys in one room?
3 is your bed soft? lol
4 tested for your runs yet?

1 when is boot camp pics taken?
2 how many girls/. boys in one room?
3 is your bed soft? lol
4 tested for your runs yet?
I thought of a few more...


I am staying out of trouble , mom.

a. True

b. False

c. I need to go to confession

d. no comment

You would be proud of how far I’ve come with my anger management

a. True

b. False

c. Improving

d. Needs further work

It is ok to send Valentine’s Day cards

a. yes, if they are in white envelopes

b. no

c. Are you kidding??? We will get PT!!!!

d. Send as many as you like


I do the following job at BC:

Kitchen duty

Bathroom duty

Chapel

Other:__________________________

Please answer and return ASAP! We love you and are so proud of you!!!!!!

There are several posted in most of the PIR groups.  One such Page/Discussion is Fun Stuff/Questionnaires to send to your Recruit (clickable link).

Here is a link for that. I love this and I am sending this to my son tomorrow. 

http://http://www.navyformoms.com/group/pir02102012/forum/topics/bo...

Thanks for all who replied..I printed one and changed a few things and dropped it in the mail...hopefully he fills it out!!

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