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Hope, Grit and Resilience

Databases:

To access the Media Center databases:
 
    • Go to the school’s web site: denfeld-site.isd709.org/media-center
    • Click on Databases
    • If you are at home, click on ELM (if you don’t have a library card, get the Media Center's library card number)
    • Select the appropriate database from the list below
 
(High School version of EBSCO magazine, journal, newspaper database)
Hint: Be sure to click on "Subject" at the top and look for the personality trait
(newspaper information)

Hint: Combine search terms with the word AND
example: Resilience AND Optimism; Hope AND Gratitude

 

Great Search Engines You Should Try:

Sweet Search
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RefSeek*
http://www.refseek.com/
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Websites:

"Angela Duckworth: What is Grit" from TED Talks
http://www.thirteen.org/programs/ted-talks-education/angela-duckworth-what-is-grit/

"Being Resilient" from Kids Helpline

"Got Bounce?" from American Psychological Association
http://www.apa.org/helpcenter/bounce.aspx

"Got Grit?" Why it Matters" from Hathaway Brown
http://www.hb.edu/uploaded/eNotify/Your_Teen_-_Got_Grit.pdf

"Hope" from KidsHelpPhone
http://events.kidshelpphone.ca/flipbooks/tipsheets/Hope%20Tipsheet%20Final.pdf

"How to Foster Grit, Tenacity and Perseverance: An Educator’s Guide" from MindShift

 
"Resilience" from Teen Health

"Resilient Teens" from Psychology Today

"Teaching Students the ABCs of Resilience" from Edutopia

"True Grit: The Best Measure of Success and How to Teach It" from Edutopia

http://www.edutopia.org/blog/true-grit-measure-teach-success-vicki-davis


 
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