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Teach students how to persevere. In this lesson, students work cooperatively with their peers and teacher to solve a problem: What is grit? How can we teach character traits like grit? The lesson starts with vocabulary instruction (grit, stamina, perseverance) that students will use throughout the lesson.

Teach students how to persevere. In this lesson, students work cooperatively with their peers and teacher to solve a problem: What is grit? How can we teach character traits like grit? The lesson starts with vocabulary instruction (grit, stamina, perseverance) that students will use throughout the lesson.

Everyone gets a square with a quarter circle, this is the end result- could be a good ice breaker beginning of year activity

Everyone gets a square with a quarter circle, this is the end result- could be a good ice breaker beginning of year activity

Students read a picture book in pairs. After reading they roll a dice and the corresponding number instructs them to apply a certain comprehension strategy - make a text to self connection, retell, determine importance, use questioning, visualizing, infer The set includes one game card for teachers to photocopy for each game. Please see my other free products to download this game for grades 3-6.

Students read a picture book in pairs. After reading they roll a dice and the corresponding number instructs them to apply a certain comprehension strategy - make a text to self connection, retell, determine importance, use questioning, visualizing, infer The set includes one game card for teachers to photocopy for each game. Please see my other free products to download this game for grades 3-6.