1.1 WATCH this TEDtalk by Angela Duckworth on ‘grit’.

1.2 READ this article by Jo Boaler on mindset in mathematics.

1.3 WRITE a 500 word think-piece summing up your thoughts on the articles, and publish it to your MATHAGOGY portfolio. You may wish to consider:

  • What are the important things to take away from these articles?
  • How do these messages fit with the ideas emerging from the other tasks?
  • Are you going to do anything differently the next time you go to learn some math(s)?

[1.4] BONUS 1 Check out this video on praise and mindset.

[1.5] BONUS 2 Find out what Miss Worlds think of Math(s).