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'My Curious Mind' Growth Mindset Art Activity

PDF | 2 pages|Grades: 3 - 6

A creative visual art activity, inspired by Professor Stephen Hawking, to use when learning about growth mindset.

This visual art activity has been designed to complement student learning about the life and achievements of Professor Stephen Hawking. It also makes a wonderful activity to encourage a positive attitude towards learning and a growth mindset.

Students create a self-portrait inspired by the limitless nature of the human mind.

This teaching resource contains a single page profile of Professor Stephen Hawking as well as an inspirational passage that students can consider before beginning their artwork.

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Sarah Bau

I’d love to see some completed examples of this artwork!

Sarah Bau · Dec 17th, 2020

Tom (Teach Starter)

Hi Sarah,

Thanks for getting in touch. In addition to the illustrated example on the instruction page, I have added a student example to the thumbnails of the resource post.
I hope that helps! If we can assist with anything else, please don’t hesitate to get in touch!

Tom (Teach Starter) · Dec 18th, 2020

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