8. Resiliency

Core Value: Resiliency

  • Not giving up.  
  • Staying involved until the game ends.  
  • Continuing to participate even when the other team is winning or it is not your turn.

Instead of…

Growth Mindset

  • Growth mindset means we embrace challenges, difficult situations, mistakes, and learn from them. Growth mindset means believing that you can grow and learn new things. 

Why Have Growth Mindset?

  • It is important to have Growth Mindset in everything you do. It is especially important to have Growth Mindset when playing video games in Esports. There will always be challenges, there might be someone better than you, but we can practice, learn, and grow together as a team. 

Growth vs Fixed Mindset

Resiliency Reflection

Think about a time when you were fearful, scared, or didn’t want to try something and you had a fixed mindset. 

  • What could you do next time using a growth mindset?
  • How will you use growth mindset during our session today?


Purposeful Play

  • Now we will take some time to play Mario Kart 8 and Super Smash Bros!
  • Don’t forget about the Core Values and Common Sense Media lessons we have learned about and practice them as you play today: 
    • Resiliency
    • Technical Knowledge
    • Ethics
    • Organization 
    • Social Responsibility
    • Media Balance
    • Rings of Responsibility 
    • Gaming with Positivity 

Sketch & Tell Exit Ticket

Sketch and Tell: How did you show resiliency today?

Wrap Up

  • Do you feel like you were resilient in our session today?
  • When and what time is the next meeting?