This video previews "Your Fantastic Elastic Brain"-- book for explaining to kids how they learn, even by making mistakes (stretching their brain). The book is a must to encourage risk taking and to help minimize the fear of failure.
Are you teaching your students about growth mindset? Do they understand how the brain works? Use Your Fantastic Elastic Brain to deepen your students' understanding of growth mindset. This blog post will help you understand the what the book contains as well as a few tips and ideas for discussions and activities.