Sharon Norris
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Aim High ~ Have students trace their arms on colored paper, and fill your door with student goals for the school year. Save these goals for reflection in June.

Aim High ~ Have students trace their arms on colored paper, and fill your door with student goals for the school year. Save these goals for reflection in June.

Love this idea for hopes and dreams instead of the clouds I usually do. Second Grade Thrills: First Day Goal Setting

Love this idea for hopes and dreams instead of the clouds I usually do. Second Grade Thrills: First Day Goal Setting

The bulletin board behind the desk is called "Change Your Words - Change Your Mindset!" This year, I'm working to help my kids develop a growth mindset. Many of them have had a fixed mindset instilled in them through their families. They have been raised to believe that they are either a "math person" or "not a math person." This summer, I read Carol Dweck's Mindset: The New Psychology of Success.

The bulletin board behind the desk is called "Change Your Words - Change Your Mindset!" This year, I'm working to help my kids develop a growth mindset. Many of them have had a fixed mindset instilled in them through their families. They have been raised to believe that they are either a "math person" or "not a math person." This summer, I read Carol Dweck's Mindset: The New Psychology of Success.

A Cupcake for the Teacher: My New Behavior Reward System. I absolutely love this. I think it's my favorite ever! Can't wait to have my own class so I can do fun things like this!

A Cupcake for the Teacher: My New Behavior Reward System. I absolutely love this. I think it's my favorite ever! Can't wait to have my own class so I can do fun things like this!

Each child gets a 1/4 of a circle and decorates in a way that says something about themself. Nice integration with fractions also.

Each child gets a 1/4 of a circle and decorates in a way that says something about themself. Nice integration with fractions also.