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Time
Ronirys wants to become a better surfer. She spends 5 hours a week surfing, every week. This is an example of what Effective Effort skill?

Focus
Anthony always does his homework and watches his favorite show at the same time. Generally, he gets low Cs on tests and quizzes. What effective effort skill should Anthony use?

Time
Tyvin spent 30 minutes studying for his final exam, which tests everything he learned the entire year. Which Effective Effort skill is he not using well?

Commitment
After trying to play a song on the piano all week and asking his instructor for help, Anthony still can’t play it correctly and he wants to quit. What effective effort skill should he use?

Commitment
Kaiky is frustrated because he is studying a lot and using effective effort skills but he keeps getting Cs because he is finding division so hard. No matter what he does he can't seem to get an A. What effective effort skill could help him?

Commitment
Andrew wants to be the fastest runner on the the cross country team. Even though he is not the fastest, he trains hard everyday and never gives up. This is an example of which effective effort strategy

Feedback
Daynien ignores his friend’s advice about the requirements of a project. Which effective effort strategy is Daynien not doing?

Time
Alex is trying to get to the next level in his favorite video game but he dies after 3 minutes and gives up. What Effective Effort skills should he try to use?

Time
Mia looks at the problem for 30 seconds, doesn’t understand it, and gives up. What effective effort strategy should be used first?

Resourcefulness
Henry plays on a basketball team and is a pretty good player but he has a hard time doing layups. He has spent a lot of time practicing but just can’t seem to get it. There are several other players on Henry’s team that are really, really good at layups. What Effective Effort strategy should Henry use?

Resourcefulness
When Ayda has trouble with a math problem, she always asks Tim for help. If Tim doesn’t know the answer, Ayda will ask the teacher for help. Which effective effort strategy is Ayda using?

Focus
Serina works at the kitchen table with earplugs in when no one else is around. What effective effort skill is Serina really good at?

Strategies
Tyvin tries a math problem one way and doesn’t get the right answer. He thinks maybe he made a math error, and tries the problem again in the same way. Again, he gets the wrong answer. What effective effort skill could he use?

Strategies
When Erin can’t solve a math problem by writing and equation, she makes a graph and gets the correct answer. What effective effort skill does Erin use?

Time
Teresa works on a challenging problem for 5 minutes during school and another 20 minutes after school and can’t figure out the answer. After dinner she looks at the problem again for another 15 and solves the problem. Which effective effort strategy is she using well?

Feedback
Kaylee always read the notes that Ms. Shea writes on Kaylee’s corrected work. She uses Ms. Shea’s suggestions to learn and improve on new assignments. This is an example of which effective effort skill?

Commitment
Nicole never doesn't get frustrated when she find a challenging math problem. She keeps working on it. This is an example of what effective effort skill?
