Character of Self-Control

Books Teaching Self-Control:

- Read: God I Need to Talk To You About Whining God, I Need to Talk to You About Whining
- Read: God I Need to Talk to You About God, I Need to Talk to You About Disrespect

- Read: My Bad Temper God I Need to Talk to You About My Bad Temper by Dan Carr


Self-Control Activities:

- Self-control is one of the hardest traits for young children to develop.  To change poor behavior, the child must be equipped with a better choice.  Help the child come up with an acceptable solution to screaming, throwing a fit, and pouting.  Then work with the child it incorporate this positive behavior into his life.  The Kibbles Rockin' Clubhouse DVD helps a child learn to take deep breaths and count to gain control. Read more ...

- Role play daily situation about self-control using stuffed animals.  Talk about what you may want to do vs. what you should do in various situations.  Also discuss good choices & bad choices throughout the week.


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