Using Growth mindset language is essential if we are going to support and encourage our children to adopt this mindset. Staff think carefully about their choice of language when talking to our children. Typical growth mindset language that we encourage can be seen below:


Effort                           Challenge                    Perseverance

Thinking                      Learning                      Feedback

Mind                            Decisions                     Challenge

Mistakes                      Failure                         Trial and Error

Reflection                    Persistence                  Process

Grit                              Determination               Growth