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Perseverance - Parent 2

Foundational

Parents

Your child is participating in classroom activities focused on learning the importance of perseverance.

Definition: Perseverance means continuing to work at learning something or doing a difficult task without giving up.

We would love for you to keep the discussion going at home! Here a just a few ideas to help get the conversation started:

  • What are some things that are hard for you to do?
  • What are some things you can do to show perseverance?
  • Why is perseverance an important trait to have?
  • Do you think you can be successful in life without perseverance? Why or why not?
  • Share with your child a time when you demonstrated perseverance and the result.

Activity

Interview a family member to find out about a time they had to work hard and persevere. Write about it below.