- Math (Balance a check book, how much you might need to save up for an Xbox, in order to live on your own, advance their career, for computer programs.)
- English (To be able to communicate, to find new words to ask a girl or boy out, to go to college, to speak intelligently.)
- History (To know what not to do again, further your education, to compete on jeopardy.)
This is just a small does of what you may counter the students argument with.
As always please leave suggestions for future post.