How do you encourage positive student behavior in your classroom? I have tried too many behavior systems to count - clip charts, flipping cards, behavior contracts… you name it and I have tried it. What I have found over the years is that no matter what, students genuinely want to do well and
Supporting kids and teens with challenging behaviors in the classroom. Teachers and parents can use this guide to come up with strategies and techniques to help when kids don't follow directions or act out in challenging ways. It also includes a link to a free cheat sheet!
This behavior chart is great for students to use a hands on method, as well as individualized choice to decide what he or she would like to work on. Four items is a reasonable number, in which students can make significant improvement without feeling like they are trying to focus on too many things at once.