Growth Mindset Bell Ringer Journal for Entire Year: Back to School (EDITABLE)

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This Growth Mindset bell ringer journal for the entire school year includes 275 journal prompts for middle and high school students. It's the perfect back to school activity because it creates routine for both teachers AND students.

This product provides teachers with an entire school year of growth mindset related journal prompts in an organized and focused way. The journal is organized by month with 25 entries per section. Students will strengthen their writing and critical thinking skills with these unique, higher level thinking bell ringers. NOTE: This bell ringer journal has completely different prompts from volume one and volume two as well as different content.

This resource covers:

✏ 275 unique bell ringer prompts

✏ Open-ended response questions

✏ Vocabulary: 55 unique growth mindset vocabulary terms that every middle and high school student should know before graduating.

✏ Career readiness and life planning prompts

✏ Famous inspiration: Quotes from 55 historically famous individuals that demonstrate growth mindset. Students will read, analyze, and apply the quote.

✏ Critical Thinking Prompts: 55 prompts designed to help students think critically about their actions and choices in life. The specifically relate to perseverance, effort, and resiliency.

✏ Photo response prompts

✏ Timely events based on month

✏ Easily printed in black and white

✏ Teacher directions and editable prompts

✏ Cover pages for each of the months

✏ Tabs to keep students organized throughout the year

✏ Zero prep. Simply print and distribute.

Check out what other teachers, just like you, are saying about this resource:

⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ "This is such a great resource to use for a quick, thoughtful discussion with your students. I use it at the beginning of each ELA lesson and the variety of people and activities is great to mix and match what works for your classes. So easy to use, just print off and make copies!" -Katherine H.

⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ "Such a great resource! I love that I can use the entire resource or pick and choose if some aren't quite what I am wanting for a class/topic. Takes a huge load off from me in trying to always have a new entry task everyday. " -Rachael N.

⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ "This is a great resource to use as a bell ringer for any age of students. The questions were great to lead for a greater discussion on growth mindset! " -Simply Pure

For the DIGITAL version of this product, click here:

Digital Growth Mindset Bell Ringer Journal

PowerPoint Growth Mindset Bell Ringers in Presentation Form

Growth Mindset Bell Ringer BUNDLE

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Total Pages
123 pages
Answer Key
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Teaching Duration
1 Year
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to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
Demonstrate command of the conventions of standard English grammar and usage when writing or speaking.
Demonstrate command of the conventions of standard English capitalization, punctuation, and spelling when writing.
Apply knowledge of language to understand how language functions in different contexts, to make effective choices for meaning or style, and to comprehend more fully when reading or listening.
Determine or clarify the meaning of unknown and multiple-meaning words and phrases by using context clues, analyzing meaningful word parts, and consulting general and specialized reference materials, as appropriate.
Demonstrate understanding of figurative language, word relationships, and nuances in word meanings.


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