The key to teaching mindful thinking to children it to teach them to THINK before they speak.
Teach children this acronym for THINK and then role play using it.
Role play is important because it gives children the chance to practice what they learned in a safe, relaxed setting. It will then be easier to implement in situations.
Before you speak, ask yourself to THINK:
T- is it true?
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My name is Deann Jensen, MS in Educational Psychology. I am the sole owner, tutor, and blog writer for Tutoring with Intent. I have been teaching in Phoenix and surrounding areas for six years. I am a licensed Arizona Teacher for grades K-8 and special education grades K-12.