School Counseling - Behavior
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Interrupting can be a problem in many primary classrooms, so some simple management techniques can help. The "No Interrupting!" song is just the ticket to easily learn this rule, as demonstrated in this great video. Enjoying some music and movement while learning this lesson, these kids will surely remember how disrupting it is to interrupt. Tha...
No Interrupting Song - i'll be singing this all day.
Blog post on building community: Unconditional Love in the Classroom Kids will never make the effort to truly BE a part of the classroom community if they think it doesn’t matter. They will just be in the classroom each day and not care if they have a negative effect on the space or not.
Reward drawers....each drawer can be marked with an amount. They need to earn that amount in class cash to "buy" something in that drawer. Could include certificates for dress down days, homework passes, etc. FREE prizes! :-)
Punch Card-Good Choices Make Me Happy - punch as students make positive choices and allow them to redeem the card when it's full for a pre-determined prize. Be sure that you award immediately upon completion of card. You may need to begin with rewarding for every 4 stars or so and build it higher as the student has more success.
When a student hits another student or scratches or pushes or you fill in the blank..& when asked why they say...SHE MADE ME or HE DID IT FIRST- say, "She did it first or he made me do it are NOT excuses have ownership of your actions." If they do not get the above statement Then ask them... "Well if he kissed you would you KISS him back?" that is usually followed by a YUCK!!
Scrapbook of a School Counselor: Check In, Check Out