I like this traffic light behaviour management chart because it helps students with self-regulation. When children are misbehaving or make a bad choice, they will move their peg down a level. They will also have the chance to move up a level if their behaviour improves during the day. At the end of the day, they could colour in a face in their agenda to go home, which also communicates with parents the kind of day that their child had at school.
5 Steps To Put the Brakes on Back Talk - Positive Parenting Solutions 1) give kids some power/choices/control; 2) structure; 3) consequences; 4) mind body soul time; 5) low voice, no power struggle, don't engage when disrespected. Some great ideas here, a great read, I rec this program by AMC.
Encouraging children to embrace a challenge without being stressed or anxious about it is really important. helping them to strive and reach can be a good thing if we embrace some positive parenting values and keep it light come and have a read about these key area in child development and wellbeing at Emotionally Healthy Kids
Whole school reward system. Helps promote positive behaviour. Pupils collect house points in the form of tokens and post them into their houses tube. Weekly totals are shared in whole school assembly and at the end of the half term the class with the most points gets a reward. It has proved very popular with the children!
Why is play important? Play promotes social, emotional, physical and creative development. Play creates a healthy foundation for all future learning and academics. What activities do you do to promote play? What are your thoughts on the value of play? #quotes #play #inspirational