Have kids come up with goals for the year with their parents as HW after open house. Aim High ~ Have students trace their arms on colored paper, and fill your door with student goals for the school year. Save these goals for reflection in June.
Change your Words, Change your Mind bulletin board is a great classroom display that can be referred to time and again. The board could also be redone for growth mindset and fixed mindset phrases and placed in a teacher work area.
Encouraging students to reach their full potential is one of the things I strive to do. This chalk board sign motivates students to thing outside of the box and not be afraid of sharing their ideas to the classroom.