Cardinal Rules

We are safe.

Try to avoid fowl play. A bird's job is to sit on it's nest, what's yours?

BooksPigsty by Mark Teague

No means NO by Jayneen Sanders

Knuffle Bunny: A Cautionary Tale by Mo Willems

Visuals: Job charts (for school and home); Rules (for school and home)

Guiding questions: "What would be a safe choice?" "What is your job right now?"

We are kind.

A little bird told me how tweet you can be. Birds of a feather, flock together.

Books: Have You Filled a Bucket Today? A Guide to Daily Happiness for Kids by Carol McCloud

Interrupting Chicken by David Ezra Stein

Visiting Feelings by Lauren Rubenstien, JD, PsyD

Visuals: feeling board; sensory feelings (cotton ball, sandpaper) cotton ball jar

Guiding questions: "What can we do to help each other?" "Are those cotton ball or sandpaper words?"


We make it better. 

We care for our things.  Are your ducks in a row? Just keep flying, just keep flying.

BooksRespect and take care of things by Cheri Meiners

Clean Up Time
by Elizabeth Verckick

Too Many Toys
by David and Shannon

The Berenstain Bears and the messy room
by Stand and Jan Berenstain

Visuals: Job chart and visual schedule

Guiding questions: "What is your job right now?"

We are problem solvers.

If you have a problem, talk or chirp it out. Let it roll off of you, like water off a duck's back.

BooksHands Are Not for Hitting by Martine Agassi Tucker Turtle Takes Time to Tuck and Think Snow Dog, Sand Dog by Linda Joy Singleton

Visuals: Solution kits, Tucker Turtle poster

Guiding questions: "What is wrong?" "How could we fix it?"

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