- Getting up on time (“mind over mattress”)
- Controlling your temper and not saying the unkind thing
- Disciplining yourself to eat healthy foods
- Sticking to your reading regimen when you are busy
By teaching kids how they're smart, we teach them to develop their thinking skills. We call them habits of mind. What are my habits? What are the things I'm going to get good at because I'm going to practice? These personal and intellectual character traits are what...