8/17- Some tips from Kid President on how to be a great classmate.
8/21 - 8/24 Reach your Everest
Tuesday - List as many Mount Everest facts you know. Then watch the video and add facts you learned.
Wednesday- What is your Everest?
Wednesday- How are you going to reach your Everest or smaller goals? Who will your sherpa be?
Thursday- How is this video connected to the other prompts this week? Can you connect with Tenzing?
Friday- Why do you believe Disney picked Mount Everest to be the theme of one of their roller coaster attractions? What facts about Everest did they incorporate into the attraction? Also, in a second paragraph, does a Disney imagineer, roller coaster engineer, an audio animatronics, or a primatologist sound like an interesting career to you? What skills from school do you think they needed to help them be successful in their career?
8/27- 8/31 Growth Mindset
Monday- Tell what you know about eclipses. Be specific. After watching the video clip, discuss why eclipses occur and how often we experience eclipses. Include a concept map or other graphic organizer.
Tuesday- What problem(s) did the Thai boys face? Did they just accept the problem(s) or come up with a solution? Explain. How would you have dealt with the problem?
Wednesday- Explain how the brain grows? What is a growth mindset compared to a fixed mindset?https://www.pinterest.com/pin/186758715773247643/
Thursday- What do you you have a fixed mindset about and what do you have a more growth mindset towards?
Friday- What do you think Duke Ellington meant by his quote "A problem is a chance to do your best?"
What makes the continent of Africa different than North America?