Topic was one Chinese character that represents my 2017.
Poko chose 仲. The resons are that she could make new friends and she was helped by many of them. She could get through hardships because of her friends.
Haru chose 教. She worked on teacher training course very hard.
Sato chose 忙. Because she was so busy this year.
Haruko chose 化. She changed herself a lot this year such as make up, fashion, her hair style and way of thinking.
Meimei chose 新. She experienced many changes around her such as making new friends, the environment, the place to work and also herdself.