Use this activity to teach and reinforce how impulsive behaviors (both positive and negative) lead to positive acknowledgements or consequences. Each page has cards that will need to be cut out to be placed on the If, Then, Next sheet.
This activity is in color and black and white.
"My teacher tells me _____."
"An adult instructs me _____."
"My principal _____."
"Then" statements for negative behaviors include:
"I say no!"
"I choose not to listen"
"I choose not to work"
"I choose to distract others"
"I choose to hurt others"
"I don't work well with others"
"Then" statements for positive behaviors include:
"I comply with what my teacher asks of me"
"I have good listening ears"
"I complete my work in a timely manner"
"I am focused so others can concentrate"
"I am respectful to others"
"I work well with others"
"Next" statements include:
"My teacher is proud of me."
"I am proud of me."
"My teacher is sad I made this choice."
"I am embarrassed by my actions."
"I may get rewarded."
"I may get a consequence."
"I may go talk to the counselor."
"I may visit my principal."
Other useful counseling resources:
Super Hero's Aren't Bullies
Anger Management Activity
Crazy Anxiety Thoughts
Positive Behavior Interventions (Individual or Classroom)
Chocolate Chip Behavior Chunks
Behavior Intervention for a girl
Behavior Intervention for a boy
"Hooting" Good Behavior
Weekly Behavior Contract
Bubble Gum Behavior
Monster Truck--Positive Behavior Intervention
Grief Counseling Binder Covers & Tabs
The Morning Mind Pipe
Behavior Log with Goal-Setting