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I'm not to sure about this as a child's time out...perhaps before the need for a timeout...or when u see another child having a melt down. Though I do agree in directing and teaching kids this is how to give yourself a time out...but don't know that it would work in this age group. ....been there done more. Original pin"Love this, because time out never works!"
Why Time-Out isn't Working "I finally came to a realization that between his personality and mine, trying to enforce this type of time-out was likely to end in child abuse, so I started searching for other ways to discipline."