Four Basic Skills | Page 8 | Teaching Self-Government

Four Basic Skills

Eating at Bedtime

Do your children always ask for food at bedtime?  

This video addresses this issue.  It shows Following Instructions, accepting no answers, disagreeing appropriately, praising, and correcting.  

Tips For Using Time-out With Toddlers

"My 2yo has started crying a LOT the past few days.  Over every little thing.   Nothing is different physically or environmentally that I can tell.  He already has his 2yo molars, too..   He's just been c... more

Should I Pre-teach EVERY instruction?

This mother's son has a hard time following instructions if there isn't a pre-teach before every instruction. Does she have to pre-teach before every instruction?... more
Son won't listen to his parents

Establishing Consequences

"...We taught the 4 basic skills and the kids had a lot of fun role-playing the way to respond to the different situations, they especially loved disagreeing appropriately! :)  Well, I hadn't determined what... more