What do 8th graders think are important 21st century skills?

Students taking health this semester were asked this important question!

They first watched/listened to Taylor Mali’s poem on health, “An Apple A Day is Not Enough“:

Students then participated in a silent chalk talk routine that included the prompt: “What other skills do you think you need to be successful in the 21st century?” Students worked in groups to identify themes in the thoughts/ideas recorded – see below:

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