Go back to school stress free with this growth mindset activity for grades 6-8 ELA. This activity includes a step-by-step PowerPoint that guides both you and your students through the activities making the first day a breeze! Your lesson will begin with an introductory reading activity which demonstrates the power of YET. Students will then watch a short video demonstrating growth mindset. Students will then complete four growth mindset related sentences that will help them connect a growth mindset to their own learning experiences. In groups students will synthesize student answers at stations around the classroom marked with large growth mindset posters (included!). Finally, students will put their knowledge together by decorating a classroom banner with their growth mindset related goals!
Included in this back to school growth mindset activity is:
- A 23 slide PowerPoint
- Four growth mindset posters
- Growth mindset banner for students to personalize and decorate
- Step by step guidelines for photocopying, planning, and implementing
Make your life a little easier with this meaningful back to school activity that is done for you and will set the tone of a growth mindset in your classroom!
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