Wednesday, 9/7/16- B day

Learning Activities:

  1. Do Now– Copy down today’s homework assignment in your planner and get out the sheet of lined paper from yesterday with your name on it. It was about your key take-away from the videos.
  2. Videos– For each video, WRITE key ideas (qualities) of a Growth Mindset displayed in the video. PAIR with your cooperative table group partners listen to each others thoughts. Seat #1 will SHARE a summary of the group’s thoughts to develop a class list of growth mindset qualities.
  3. Article– “Students’ Views of Intelligence Can Help Grades”- Work in partners to read each paragraph aloud to each other. Write a paragraph to respond to writing prompt: According to the article, what is a “growth mindset” and why is it important? Do you agree with what the article is saying? To support your opinion you may use examples from your own experiences, your observations of others, and this article. 


Complete the Growth Mindset paragraph