DIY Dinner Table Game « Family Chic by Camilla Fabbri ©2009-2018. All rights reserved. The blog
Here's an easy way to keep the kids occupied at the dinner table...
The Importance of Grit in Students Infographic - e-Learning Infographics
The Importance of Grit in Students Infographic looks at some of the reasons it is important to add grit to your 21st century survival skills.
Well? Issue 10: Spring/Summer 2007
The Scottish Executive's mental Health improvement magazine. This edition focuses on the work underway to improve the mental health and well-being of children and young people.
The most powerful way to respond when your kid gives up
If your kid gives up when things get hard, she might need to develop a growth mindset. This post shares proven tricks for teaching your kid to keep trying.
Inspirational movie about the meaning of "Grit"
This is an inspirational video about the definition and meaning of "Grit" from a 11 year old boy. We hope you enjoy it.
Grit: The Key to Your Success at FLVS
This is a story about grit - and why it might just be the key to your success as a student at Florida Virtual School. FLVS is exploring new and innovative wa...
Perseverance in the Math Classroom (All Things Upper Elementary)
If you have read my posts either here on ATUE or on my blog over at The Teacher Studio, you have probably gotten the feeling that I am passionate about teaching math and helping students learn to love
Grit: The power of passion and perseverance
Leaving a high-flying job in consulting, Angela Lee Duckworth took a job teaching math to seventh graders in a New York public school. She quickly realized that IQ wasn't the only thing separating the successful students from those who struggled. Here, she explains her theory of "grit" as a predictor of success.
Suffering Through The Sour to Get to the Sweet
I thought I would share one of my very favorite lessons that I do each year. I learned this lesson from my supervisor during my internship, but it originally came from Steve Sandman, the 8th grade counselor at Cane Creek Middle School. He has lots of wonderful lessons which can be found on the Cane Creek Middle School Counseling website. You start by telling the students that you have a challenge for them. You ask them if they have ever tried Warheads (the really sour candy). Most of them…
Don't be put off achieving your destiny, even if you have experienced failure in your life. This video mentions well known people who had failed, but kept pr...
Penguin Fail - Best Bloopers from Penguins Spy in the Huddle (Waddle all the Way)
***Buy Penguins - Spy in the Huddle on DVD/Blu-ray now:*** http://amzn.to/2DrdosT (Affiliate Link) Epic Penguin Fail *** & now watch PENGUIN FAIL 2: https://...
#ThisIsGrit - Project Trailer!
What is the most important factor that predicts a student's academic and professional success? Surprisingly, it is not IQ, race, gender, or even socio-econom...