What do you know or have heard about CHEMISTRY Class?What do you think you will learn?What would you like to learn?
Perspectivea way of looking at orthinking about something Keep and Open Mind; Make Your Own Judgments; Ask
What affects people’sPerspective?• Emotional baggage- anger, having too much fun, depression, past bad experience, stressed out• Confidence Level – Low or High Self Esteem-What do people think of me?• Discipline – mental toughness; “Bring it!” or “Later”• Motivation – Why?
Response – Ability Your ability torespond to anysituation…
How do people cover up theirpoor choices (not being responsible)? Many make excuses…. 1) Teacher doesn’t like me… 2) Teacher is not fair… 3) Parents don’t care… 4) I don’t care… 5) Everyone else does it…. 6) Why do I even need to know this?
Learning…. Is a CHOICE and issomething to be done your whole life
1) Keep an open mind2) Be persistent – mentally toughMaking a mistake is not failure…justinformation about what doesn’twork.3) Compared to what? What’s myperspective?4) What have I done to improve myskills?5) No Excuses
Reflect•Was there a time you were not perceivedcorrectly?•How did it make you feel?•Why do you think it is difficult forpeople to “be themselves”?