Thank You. No, thank you!
A growing body of research suggests that maintaining an attitude of gratitude can improve psychological, emotional and physical well-being. This article, though a bit longer than some, reads easily and provides compelling evidence for how gratitude can positively influence lives. The Wall Street Journal
Because she says so...
Miss Oprah believes in the power of gratitude, because a very famous and loving friend once told her how it would change her life. Watch this video, and read the short article that follows.
9 Reasons Why Gratitude is Healthy
Emotionally, physically, and biologically- showing gratitude and practicing thankfulness are proven healthy exercises in this Huffington Post article- 2 pages.
This somewhat complex two page article would be an excellent way to practice marking the text. Read as a squad, individually, or as a class to understand the link between brain science and being thankful.