Meal time is valuable time
QUESTIONS TO DISCUSS THIS MONTH
- How often do you notice and praise effort, strategies, and progress?
- What thoughts did you (and your child) have this week when your child struggled? How could you frame their struggle in a growth mindset way by helping them understand that this is when their brain is growing most?
- What thoughts did you (and your child) have when your child excelled? How could you frame their success in a growth mindset way, e.g., by talking about the process that went into their success?
- What kinds of fixed and growth-mindset statements did your child make?
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