• THE 7 HABITS OF HIGHLY EFFECTIVE PEOPLE

     

    HABIT 1 -   BE PROACTIVE

    -         Use positive words, “I can, I will”

    -         Takes Responsibility for actions

    -         Think positively

    -         Have a good attitude

    -         Follow Directions (in classroom, hallway, restrooms, etc.)

    -         Doing things before you are told – picking up paper, helping another student

     

    HABIT 2 – BEGIN WITH THE END IN MIND

    -         Make goals for completing your work.

    -         Think about what supplies you will need to get out for a task/game before beginning a game

     

    HABIT 3 – PUT FIRST THINGS FIRST

    -         Managing your time wisely

    -         Staying on task

    -         Completing assignments on time

    -         Completing homework

     

    HABIT 4 – THINK WIN-WIN

    -         Be empathetic towards other’s opinions

    -         Be confident in your own thoughts and beliefs

    -         Be considerate of others

    -         Be sensitive towards others

    -         Be honest about your feelings

    -         Be mature

      

    HABIT 5 – SEEK FIRST TO UNDERSTAND, THEN BE UNDERSTOOD

    -         Listen to other people’s thoughts and opinions

    -         Think of other people’s feelings

    -         Be respectful of others

    -         Don’t talk out of turn

     

    HABIT 6 – SYNERGIZE

    -         Work as a team

    -         Use teamwork when working in a small group

    -         Be open-minded to other people’s ideas when in groups

    -         Find solutions to problems on your own

     

         HABIT 7 – SHARPEN THE SAW (Spend time on yourself)

    -         Show appropriate behavior in Specials (Computer, Library, P.E., Art, Music, lunch, and recess)

    -         Have some fun; Get some rest; Relax