Monday, 8 February 2016

GrowthMindset 2016

This morning we started our conversation about 


The whiteboard tables come in handy for those kids who like to 'draw' as we are discussing! I kinda liked this:)

I put the question on the board...

What do you already know about Growth Mindset?

Mostly my kids from last year all ran to the board to add their 'bits' - mostly quotes which have resonated with them. I was pretty happy that this learning had not been forgotten!

After some discussion which got onto those horrible 'fixed mindset' statements which all of us hear every now and then... I set the kids off to look up some Growth Mindset quotes and to pick one which really means something to them. So we are using to create a poster.

Here are the first ones in...