Thought Provoking Discussion Starters #28: Gold Medals = Wise Decisions on a Daily Basis

Every Friday, I’ll post thought provoking discussion starters.  — I recently heard a gold medal winner from years ago state that gold medals are won by making wise decisions every day.

The Value of Competition and Negative Impact of Cheating

Students like to win. I remember simple competitive games that totally changed the motivation and interest of my second graders many years ago. They focused differently, cheered for members of their team, and enjoyed the change of pace.