Wednesday, 9/13/17- A Day

Learning Tasks:

  1. Do Now– Copy down today’s homework assignment in your planner. Get out the sheet of lined paper from yesterday with the list of key ideas from the videos.
  2. Write-Pair-Share Thinking Routine- Watch last Growth Mindset videos- For 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 summary of a growth mindset.
  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 due tomorrow 9/14

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