I work very hard on instilling a growth mindset with my students. If you're new to this way of thinking - check out Carol Dweck on YouTube. This is a checklist for my students to use before turning in their work or completing a project.
Long range classroom goals can be difficult to make. This is an example of a S.M.A.R.T goal setting chart. This can be used for more than creating behavioral or instructional goals for a classroom, but also for creating individual goals. Especially on IEP documents.
FREEBIES in the Preview! Back to School Writing Activities for 1st-2nd Grade :o) Topics included: My School/Teacher, Rules, Bus Safety, All about Me, Summer Break, My Goals, and My Family! Check it out! :o)
Ring in the New Year by having students reflect on their best moment in 2015 and set personal and academic goals for 2016. This flap book gives students an opportunity to set meaningful SMART goals during the first couple weeks back after the holiday break.
*A GREAT resource for schools following the "Leader in Me" model* If you are looking for an adorable addition to Data Notebooks...here it is!Students can set personal or academic goals, write action steps and list resources needed to achieve their goals.
These editable black and white brag tags are perfect if you don't have a color printer but still want to incorporate brag tags into your classroom. They promote a positive classroom environment all while motivating your students to work hard towards their behavior and academic goals.