If the men in the livestock industry won't except me because I'm a woman, and the people, in general, won't take me seriously because I have autism, then I'll just have to prove myself with my smarts! Being A Smart Independent Women Pays Off!- Claire Fodge
Sign Post- # and Statistics
" Ten in twelve cows hung in the Kosher slaughterhouse had broken limbs and suffered unnecessary torture before death," (118).
..Even though the school was geared towards mentally disabilitated children, Temple still faced teachers who underestimated her. Even in the face of the contradicting, she still graduated highschool with the highest honors.
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MindSet- Sees effort as necessary
To overcome the challenges of the industry she faced, Temple Grandon she had to incorporate growth mindset. One of her biggest moments of the growth mindset is when Temple had to face a Kosher Slaughterhouse and correct all of the horrible mistakes and situations they were putting their cattle through. Temple used critical thinking and hit the challenge head-on. She got to work incorporating her designs into the Kosher Plant and ended the unnecessary suffering of animals.
Summary Strats- SWBS, and Headliner
SWBS Temple Grandon wanted to be taken seriously as an engineer but, was neglected by the industry, even though her IQ was a 155 so she forced her way into engineering by inventing the first "cattle approved" dip vat and winning the respect of industry workers. Headliner Local Woman With Big Heart Saves The Cattle Industry
The author, Sy Montgomery chose to add this statistic because it showed just how brutal the living conditions were for the cows in the Kosher plant.
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What have been some things you have excelled in, name 2!
Overcoming obstacle was critical for Temple Grandon. Being born autistic, completing the average schooling task was far more complex for Temple. So taking on the challenge of a new school designed for people with mental disabilities would be a piece of cake, Right? Not so easy. ..
Because Temple Grandon saw effort as necessary, she exceeded the expectations of success set by her peers, doctors scholars, teachers, and even her own father. In the face of adversity, there is no doubt that Temple Grandon is a valuable role model to all.
Overcoming Obstacles Be Like- Yassss
Strength is not always measured by muscle- Sometimes to succeed you have to push your way to the top- Changing your life can be as simple as changing your mindset- persist through obstacles- Growth= Failure
Temple Grandon was and is still a momentous success, what has been a success that you are proud of in your life?