Funny video to teach Proactive vs. Reactive. My students loved this and still talk about watching it. During the video, have students put a thumbs up for Proactive behavior and thumbs down for Reactive behavior.
Introduce your students to the idea of a Growth Mindset. The simple idea that your brain is like a muscle is proven to have profound impact on learning! Watch the video with students - they’ll love the story and identify with Mojo’s struggle. The video ends with a question, leading right into a class discussion.