A great goal setting activity for the end of the year or over the summer assignment. Students will read a nonfiction article on goal setting and quotes from famous people on why goal setting was important to their career.
After reading, students will write goals, create step-by-step plans for their goal, anticipate challenges and how they will overcome the challenges, create a deadline, rewards and consequences for reaching their goal and finally whether or not they achieved it.
Teacher directions, student directions, links to websites for articles and quotes (print them out or have students go to those websites), and graphic organizer for each content area. Editable Word Document!