This can put the recognition of effort on the student. Hanging this in the room can cause the students to put forth more effort. This gives the student the chance to be honest and have a reminder to incorporate more effort in what ever he/she is doing.
Ideas for helping your students develop a growth mindset while reading Wonder.
Famous failures - growth mindset, habits of mind
Prevent students from getting stuck when working on their sewing projects because they want it to be "perfect" - Have them focus on seeing challenges and opportunities - Page 1 - Growth Mindset - Effective Effort Rubric
Growth Mindset : Things to Remember when you get Stuck
Free Poster: 100 Colorful Words to Use in Place of “Said” -- Strategies for Writers Posters Black and White -- Print the poster at home or at school on or paper, or have a copy shop print a super-sized one for you.
With space week coming up soon, you may enjoy these space themed crafts and link to space themed books! (Read during Space Camp timeframe)
Try this technique with animals. Really cool expressive self portraits made with THICK oil pastel, then thinned black tempera brushed over - dry- and let kids scratch back into the portrait to show line and color
School Auction Project: kids did pastel self portraits on pieces of card stock, wrote their names on the side. I had them mounted them on black mat board and framed great end of year idea for Teacher gift