Based on Dr. Stephen Covey's 7 Habits of Highly Effective People, Leader in Me teaches students 21st century skills for life and work success.
Thinking Maps are consistent visual patterns linked directly to eight specific thought processes. These patterns help all students reach higher levels of critical and creative thinking — essential components of 21st Century education. 
This will be an exciting fifth grade year full of fun events. From the Museam of Science and Industry all the way to the fifth grade promotion ceremony, check out the list here.