I'm so tired of hearing that the character is "Nice" Classroom: Reading / Writing. Character Traits grouped with similar traits. Use to compare and contrast. What are the subtle differences? Would be great to transfer these into a web organizer.
This teacher did a great character study on the BFG. I think that's an excellent choice for character study! I also like to stress the difference between character traits and actions, then connect the two. Awesome anchor chart from oneextradegree.
To support Carol Dweck's Growth Mindset, employ the concept of The Learning Pit into the classroom. The challenge concept is set. Through investigation some students begin to emerge out of the pit. They work to help each other
I chose this pin because it has to do with growth mindset, which is related to differentiation - Carol Tomlinson talked about it in the long video. Growth Mindset "The Power of Yet" High Resolution Printable Poster
Change your Words, Change your Mind bulletin board is a great classroom display that can be referred to time and again. The board could also be redone for growth mindset and fixed mindset phrases and placed in a teacher work area.
128 Words to use instead of "Very"｜Writing is hard, and writing without repeating yourself is very, very hard—but as you may have already noticed, one of the most repeated words in English is the intensifying modifier "very.