The Learning Pit

Have you ever felt stuck?  The Learning Pit is about giving students courage when they feel stuck.  Learning is an opportunity to grow once you get passed the frustration stage.  When we get stuck we are actually doing our best learning.The learning pit is an analogy to use to help students understand why more challenge leads to greater learning.  This tool is designed to help students think and talk about their learning.  Students can understand the role of the uncertainty in learning and be willing to step outside their comfort zone. 

Graphical student learning how to learn