Mindset (The Growth Mindset vs. the Fixed Mindset) for Kindergarten through Fifth Grade Students
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When I say the word, fixed, you boo!5
Fixed mindsets only want to look smart, and they avoid challenges and tend to give up easily.
When I say the word, growth, you cheer.7
Growth mindsets want to learn, embrace challenge, and persist in the face of setbacks.
I can't do this!
Heres one word that reinforces the growth mindset when a student believes s/he cannot do something (i.e. I cant do this.)20
I've just found 10,000 ways that won't work.
Tell me 1 thing you learned today.31
What surprised you?32
Name something that stuck.33
What still feels like nailing Jell-o to the wall (hard to do or understand)?34
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