Monday 5 August 2019

Start Date

5-8-2019 3:30 PM

End Date

5-8-2019 4:30 PM

Subjects

Kindergarten children, Teaching strategies, Behaviour problems, Behaviour management, Behaviour change, Early childhood education

Abstract

This presentation reports on a strategy implemented at a kindergarten to negotiate behavioural changes with children while developing an attitude of personal accountability for progressing the kindergarten program. The method used involved the child being asked their favourite fruit, the name of which is then used as a code for a deal on a behavioural change.

Place of Publication

Melbourne, Australia

Publisher

Australian Council for Educational Research (ACER)

ISBN

9781742865546

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Negotiation strategies to support misbehaving kindergarten children: The ‘deal’ strategy

This presentation reports on a strategy implemented at a kindergarten to negotiate behavioural changes with children while developing an attitude of personal accountability for progressing the kindergarten program. The method used involved the child being asked their favourite fruit, the name of which is then used as a code for a deal on a behavioural change.