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355 resources with the concept goal setting

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The American Dream

For Teachers Higher Ed
Students are given the opportunity to interact with college students and or co-workers, and explore, single-handedly, the different ideals, goals, dreams, and views regarding the American Dream. They interview three people-Any citizen -...
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Writing Personal Goals for the Summer

For Teachers 3rd
Third graders read and discuss the book, Miss Rumphius. They go over new vocabulary included in the book and discuss the concept of setting goals. They set their own goals for the summer and present them using a graphic organizer...
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Pick Life Goals

For Teachers 5th
Fifth graders explore their life goals. They develop their own set of Life-Goals with teacher guidance. Students develop a list of good goals they have for school. They discuss the goals they developed.
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Define Good Life-Rules

For Teachers 4th
Fourth graders explore good Life-Rules and "What if..?" thinking. They discuss the use of what if thinking. Students select Life-Goals and discuss what they need to do in order to achieve these goals with "what if...?" thinking.
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Setting Goals for Success

For Teachers 3rd - 12th
Learners set SMART (Specific, Measurable, Action Oriented, Realistic, and Time-framed) goals to guide their educational journey. These goals are written down and placed in the student's portfolio.
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Giving Back

For Teachers 3rd - 4th
Students research the start of the March of Dimes and discuss the benefits of their actions when contributing to a charity. Students continue the lesson by calculating how much money would have been collected in a week, month, and year...
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Time Management: College Study Skills

For Teachers 12th - Higher Ed
Students read articles and listen to a lecture about time management. They discuss an appropriate balance between study and leisure time and identify the importance of setting a regular schedule for eating and sleeping. Students identify...
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Self-Motivating Letters

For Teachers Higher Ed
Students brainstorm reasons for attending a college class, and set goals for themselves to achieve while they are at school. They write letters using these reasons to encourage themselves. Letters are graded by the professor and sent out...
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My Academic Goals

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Young scholars investigate academic goals and how they lead to career choices. They conduct interviews and complete worksheets, and discuss the issues.
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Goals

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students discuss their goals for the short and long term. They develop plans to help them achieve their goals. They bring all of their plans together and publish it in a school newspaper.
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Famous People

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students examine how characteristics relate to achieving goals. They discuss positive and negative role models.
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Goals And Objectives for Units of Study And Lesson Plans

For Teachers Higher Ed
Students determine the role that goals and objectives play in lesson planning. They identify the difference between goals and objectives.
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Make a Statement

For Teachers 5th
Fifth graders come up with goals and plan on how to reach them.
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Communities at Work

For Teachers 3rd - 8th
Students explore how people function together in small communities to reach a common goal.
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Career Biographies

For Teachers 8th - 11th
Students choose an occupation that they would like to pursue and write a career biography that outlines the path they would need to follow to achieve their goals.
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How To Can Do

For Teachers 3rd - 4th
Students define 'achievement.' They create a list of personal achievements, choose a goal for the future, organize ideas into a plan for reaching that goal, and seek parental assistance in achieving that goal.
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For the Fun of It

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Middle schoolers investigate author's purpose in autobiography by reading Amelia Earhart's autobiography entitled The Fun of It. Students examine character traits needed to fulfill personal goals.
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Daruma

For Teachers 5th - 7th
Learners study the significance of the daruma through history since the sixth century. Students discuss good luck symbols used by other cultures. Learners make a paper mache daruma, filling one eye and setting a goal.
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A Letter to Myself

For Teachers 1st - 3rd
Students set goals for the future and think about how they achieve them.