Growth Mindset vs. Fixed Mindset Classroom Guidance Lesson, Video, and Game


Elementary (2nd-5th)

Researched Based

Fun and Engaging


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This Growth Mindset guidance lesson offers a great way to help students learn the difference between a growth and fixed mindset. This resource includes an editable PowerPoint and Google Slides version so it can be modified to fit your students' needs. 

Students will learn to view challenges as a chance to grow and learn something new. They will also gain a better understanding of the brain as a muscle.

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Lesson Includes:

  • Growth Mindset PowerPoint & Google Slides Versions
  • 2 Interactive Games
  • Growth Mindset Video Link
  • Think, Pair, Shar Activity
  • Teacher's Guide / Answer Key

The editable aspect of this resource makes it easy to modify across different grade levels and settings. Take what you need! Guidance lessons are a great resource to use alongside your character education program and are an essential tool for Tier 1 RTI practices.

Benefiting Students

Fostering a growth mindset is a foundational lesson that will impact everything else in students' lives. Learning to view challenges as an opportunity to learn and grow will give students a perspective of hope and encouragement. Class lessons allow students to engage with and learn from each other.

At a minimum, this lesson will help students identify the difference between a growth and a fixed mindset.

Saving Time

This lesson is ready to use and designed to be low-prep.

Who is this Lesson Designed For?

This growth mindset lesson is designed for students grades 1-5 but the PowerPoints are completely editable and can be changed to fit a wide variety of student needs.


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