8th Grade Girls Perseverance and Persistence

Please take a moment and respond to the following questions. Please take your time and read the rating categories carefully before answering.



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  1. How often do you give up on challanging tasks?
    (Example: homework assignments, in-class work, projects, friends)

    1: Very often

    2: Often

    3: Rarely

    4: Never
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  1. How often do you ask a teacher for help on a question, or for help on solving a problem before you try to solve it on your own?

    1: Very often, If I don't understand something I ask a teacher right away.

    2: Often

    3: Rarely

    4: Never, I always try different ways to solve the problem and I eventually figure it out.

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  1. How often do you ask a teacher for help on a question or a problem before asking another student or students in the class?

    1: Very often: I don't ask my peers for help

    2: Often

    3: Rarely

    4: Never, I always ask my peers for help before the teacher
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  1. How often do you stop trying to complete a task because it is too difficult?

    1: Very often, if the task is too difficult I stop doing it.

    2: Often

    3: Rarely

    4: Never, I always look for different ways to complete a task that is difficult even if I need to seek some help in completing it.
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  1. How often do you see others in the school stop trying and not persist through challanging tasks?

    1: Very often

    2: Often

    3: Rarely

    4: Never

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  1. How often do you hear the words persistence and perseverance in the school environment?(classrooms, hallways, cafeteria, after school activities)

    1: Never

    2: Rarely

    3: Often

    4: Very Often

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8th Grade Social Studies