Many previous studies show that children who have a growth mindset respond differently in challenging situations and do better in school over time. Children who understand that the brain can get smarter—who have a growth mindset—do better in school because they have an empowering perspective on learning. A growth mindset focuses students on learning, rather than simply performing well. Here are some growth mindset ideas:

Developing a GROWTH MINDSET

INSTEAD OF... TRY THINKING...
This is too hard This may take some time
I just can't do this I'm going to train my brain
My friend can do it I will learn from them