Here’s a New Year’s activity that could help your classroom run smoother while fostering essential social emotional skills including goals setting and growth mindset.
“New Year” is a collection of prompts and pictures designed inspire and engage students during classroom transitions and unstructured time. Simply print or project these PDF slides and allow students to journal and/or discuss their responses. In addition to spring boarding into several common core standards, these prompts are designed to foster growth mindset and goal setting capacities associated with social emotional intelligence and executive functioning.
These slides are perfect for teachers looking for:
- Early finisher activities
- Bell ringers
- Opening and closing activities
- Ice breakers
- Social emotional learning strategies
- Advisory and morning meeting activities