30 Things To Say If You Want To Teach Kids About Growth Mindset "I think it's okay to tell students they're smart, but why don't we encourage behavior and effort more specifically, too? Good place to refer back to when they run out of ideas." -mshfinley
kindergarten prep | what’s been keeping me focused this summer, along with our crazy swim and dive schedules, trip to the beach, and visits with family, has been the idea that my job as a parent is to do all I can to prepare my littlest for her big Kindergarten year. So rather than reinvent the wheel, I turned to my archives a bit to see what we did last summer to get the O-man ready for his big Kindergarten year. I made some adjustments, changes, and adaptations for Cora.