Everyday my students and I have family time. During this family time, I deliberately plan to teach my first graders social skills such as character education, how to be respectful, and my favorite, the topic of growth mindset.
This list has my favorite books to read with students to explore growth mindset concepts, and connect the idea of growth mindset to real experiences. Plus lots of other ideas to create a Growth Mindset classroom, and free growth mindset notes to dowload!
An Easy Activity to Promote Growth Mindset in the elementary classroom. Chalk talks are great for making thinking visible. This activity works well in and fifth grade and beyond. Perfect back to school activity for the first week of school.
Great chart for developing self-esteem in the classroom. A damaged self-esteem can wreck your career and harm your relationships. You can turn your life around by working on your self-esteem, and this guide will give you all the resources you need.