eXtra Effort Xaiden - Growth Mindset
eXtra Effort Xaiden is the twenty-fourth of the stories from Powerful You (grades 2-adult). Xaiden encourages perseverance to achieve long- and short-term goals (ASCA Behavior - Self-Management Skill Standard 5). Xaiden also fosters a belief in using abilities to their fullest to achieve high-quality results and outcomes (ASCA Mindset 5).
Be a CHAMPION! FOCUS ON WHAT YOU CAN DO, INSTEAD OF WHAT YOU CAN'T! Disabilities don't limit your possibilities!
DO YOU GET BACK UP WHEN YOU FALL DOWN?
Video: eXtra Effort Xiaden’s video on growth mindset
Powerful You Intermediate Instructions
20-25 minutes per week for each of the 26 social skills lessons
2. Read the true short story from the 8.5 x 11 Powerful You Educator Cards and watch connection radiate in your class.
3. Stand tall and practice positive self-talk.
5. Display the Classroom Social Skills Sign. Leave a classroom footprint of emotional wellness.
6. Use the Powerful You Book for positive quotes and additional activities that correspond to each A-Z lesson. Add your ideas to this resource book. You are more powerful than you know!
7. Purchase The Powerful You Educator Kit . (Includes all resources for grades 3 and up)
Xaiden loves these books about learning from mistakes and never giving up!