Activity 1: How do you make decisions in your life?
Watch “How To Make Hard Choices,” a TEDTalk by Ruth Chang.
Activity 2: Solve a problem.
See this interactive video stories in action. In this example from the Open University, choose a character to help, then watch your decisions play out in a branching video story.
Activity 3: Growth mindset vs fixed mindset.
Have you heard of the growth mindset versus the fixed mindset theory? Which mindset do you have? Watch this 5-minute YouTube video to find out:
Activity 4: 5-step problem solving method
This is the problem-solving method we will learn and apply in this class. See the overview below. To learn more, go to Week 6 on Blackboard.Five Steps Problem Solving
Activity 5: Humans of New York
Activity 6: Conversation 6 will be different…
Activity 6: Community Project
How is your community project going? By now, you either volunteered at NY Cares or signed up to volunteer in the next few days.