Mindset for Middle School: First Year

Mindset Matters for Middle School leadership curriculum consists of eight core leadership modules. The instructional flow develops a leadership mindset by using one topic to fuel inquiry into the next, creating a collective curriculum linking together each facet of character education.

Module 1 Courage
Not the absence of fear, but making the right choices and taking the right actions in spite of fear.
Unit 1 Courage Pre-Module Survey
Unit 2 Courage Video (Part 1 of 1)
Unit 3 Teacher Guide - Courage
Unit 4 Student Packet - Courage
Unit 5 Courage Post-Module Survey
Module 2 Honor
Living up to a Code of Behavior in which the concerns of the group come before your own.
Unit 1 Honor Pre-Module Survey
Unit 2 Honor Video (Part 1 of 1)
Unit 3 Teacher Guide - Honor
Unit 4 Student Packet - Honor
Unit 5 Honor Post-Module Survey
Module 3 Respect
Shown through positive feelings of approval and earned through valued actions.
Unit 1 Respect Pre-Module Survey
Unit 2 Respect Video (Part 1 of 1)
Unit 3 Teacher Guide - Respect
Unit 4 Student Packet - Respect
Unit 5 Respect Post-Module Survey
Module 4 Responsibility
Having the power to act and the requirement to meet a standard of performance.
Unit 1 Responsibility Pre-Module Survey
Unit 2 Responsibility Video (Part 1 of 1)
Unit 3 Teacher Guide - Responsibility
Unit 4 Student Packet - Responsibility
Unit 5 Responsibility Post-Module Survey
Module 5 Communication
Demonstrated through our ability to coordinate action and is dependent on shared understanding.
Unit 1 Communication Pre-Module Survey
Unit 2 Communication Video (Part 1 of 1)
Unit 3 Teacher Guide - Communication
Unit 4 Student Packet - Communication
Unit 5 Communication Post-Module Survey
Module 6 Confidence
The level of certainty in your ability to achieve an unexpected outcome.
Unit 1 Confidence Pre-Module Survey
Unit 2 Confidence Video (Part 1 of 1)
Unit 3 Teacher Guide - Confidence
Unit 4 Student Packet - Confidence
Unit 5 Confidence Post-Module Survey
Module 7 Perseverance
Continued effort toward a goal, despite challenges, difficulties, and failures.
Unit 1 Perseverance Pre-Module Survey
Unit 2 Perseverance Video (Part 1 of 1)
Unit 3 Teacher Guide - Perseverance
Unit 4 Student Packet - Perseverance
Unit 5 Perseverance Post-Module Survey
Module 8 Innovation
Bringing into the possible that which was impossible.
Unit 1 Innovation Pre-Module Survey
Unit 2 Innovation Video (Part 1 of 1)
Unit 3 Teacher Guide - Innovation
Unit 4 Student Packet - Innovation
Unit 5 Innovation Post-Module Survey

Mindset for Middle School leadership curriculum is a unique leadership development program that schools and youth organizations use to help kids learn to lead, excel academically, and prepare them for life beyond middle school. We achieve this by delivering curriculum that is simple to teach, cool to learn, and offers EVERY kid the choice to practice leadership. The program offers flexible instruction, a captivating video series, and a powerful connection to student’s lives.