Leaving a high-flying job in consulting, Angela Lee Duckworth took a job teaching math to seventh graders in a New York public school. She quickly realized that IQ wasn’t the only thing separating the successful students from those who struggled. Here, she explains her theory of “grit” as a predictor of success.
The “dog days of summer” refer to the weeks between July 31 and August 11 and are named after the Dog Star in the Canis Constellation. Summer is the by far the busiest time at movie theaters. Over 650 million summer trips are made in the US. In the summer heat, the iron in the Eiffel Tower
Painting/chalk Play with pets Camping Make a sun dial! Chores(?) Water balloon fight Explore! Tiedye Make ice cream Hiking Swimming Riding bikes Extra work Summer camps Drawing Playing with friends Being social Create Play video games Hang out with family! HAVE A GREAT SUMMER!