What mindset do you have?

Mindsets are the beliefs or self-perceptions people have about themselves. Through completing a quiz, students learn about their mindset.

Year Level



5 minutes


  • In class activity
  • Online learning

SEL Competencies

  • Self-awareness
  • Self-management

Learning Intention

Students complete a self-assessment to identify strategies to improve their mindset.

Key Outcomes

By the end of the lesson, students will be able to:

  • identify their mindset
  • understand the importance of mindsets
  • describe how their mindset impacts their approach to challenges.
Activity 01

Instructions 5 min

  1. Ask students to access, and then complete independently, the ReachOut.com survey ‘What mindset do you have?’.
  2. Once students have completed the survey, encourage them to learn more about their mindset by exploring the ReachOut articles that are linked in their results.