Goal Setting with Newsela PRO

Setting goals with your students helps motivate and encourage them to do their best. Student-created goals provide focus and clear steps for success. Support your students this year by using Newsela to help them achieve. To view and edit these goal setting resources, along with printable stickers, download the documents below. 


Version 1

*Shorter template to support younger readers


My Newsela goal is:

To achieve this goal I will:

My teacher should know that:

I will achieve this goal on (date):


Version 2 

*More detailed to support older readers


What do you hope to accomplish this school year?

To achieve this goal I will:

How can you use your Newsela Binder to track your progress? What will you monitor?

Why is this goal worthwhile?

When will you determine if you accomplished this goal?

How often will you check in on your goal progress?


Download these Goal Setting Templates to use with your students.

Need some inspiration? Download student examples here. 

You can also download stickers to print and share with students here. 

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