"What Are You Thinking?" Chart
Instead of this... Try thinking this...
I'm not good at this. ---> What am I missing?
I give up. --> I'll use some of the strategies we've learned.
This is too hard. --> This may take some time and effort.
I can't make this any better. --> I can always improve, so I'll keep trying.
I just can't do math. --> I'm going to train my brain.
I made a mistake --> Mistakes help me learn.
She's so smart. I will never be that smart. --> I'm going to figure out how she does it so I can try.
It's good enough. --> Is this really my best work?
Plan A didn't work. --> Good thing the alphabet has 25 more letters.
A great way to help your kids visualize their thought process!
This PDF file is a 16x20 size and can be reduced to fit 8x10 as well.
If you need other sizes please let me know!