10 ways to support students who are emotionally disturbed
Last Updated : GMT 20:13:53
Arab Today, arab today
Arab Today, arab today

10 Ways to support students who are emotionally disturbed

Arab Today, arab today

Arab Today, arab today 10 Ways to support students who are emotionally disturbed

London - Arabstoday

1. Establish a Welcoming Environment From the get go, make it clear that your classroom is a safe place where everyone is accepted. If a student with an emotional disability is behaving inappropriately in a way that is not harmful, guide your other students to ignore the behavior. Encourage your student by giving her responsibilities, such as passing out papers. 2. Clearly Explain Classroom Conduct Be very clear about your classroom rules. Describe each rule with a clear example, and allow time for questions and interactive feedback. Spell out rewards for when rules are followed and consequences for when rules are disobeyed. 3. Be Positive, Not Punitive Be kind, courteous, and patient with your student, and make it clear that you expect her to treat you (and other students) the same way. When your student follows rules or contributes to class discussions, give her compliments that are specific and timely: \"Madeline, I\'m glad you volunteered an answer in class today. Thanks for doing that!\" 4. Be Respectful, Not Reproachful If your student misbehaves, fight the temptation to react angrily to the behavior. Remember that he is a human being with feelings, and teach him what appropriate social behavior looks like by: Asking him to think about his actions Asking him to consider what he should have done Requesting that he try again This method will teach your student that it\'s not okay to misbehave, but that you\'re supportive of him as he develops his social skills. 5. Show Tolerance Pick and choose when you want compliance and when you want time to cool off. If your student has an emotional disability, allow him the freedom to participate in his own way. When other students move to the floor, let him participate from his desk to avoid a confrontation. 6. Foster Social Skills Weave social skills instruction into your teaching: review acceptable ways of asking and answering questions, go over strategies for resolving conflicts, and discuss how to respectfully work with others in groups, at lunch, and on the playground. 7. Get to Know the Student Communicate with parents, former teachers, and the student herself to learn what particular anxieties or situations bother her. If the student consistently misbehaves during certain class activities, provide her with an alternative independent-work activity. Sometimes students with emotional disabilities work better alone, even when the rest of the class is working in groups. 8. Refocus Distorted Thinking Positive thinking leads to positive actions and behaviors. Teach your student to celebrate his successes rather than attributing them to luck or outside forces. Acknowledge positive thinking and decision making: \"You stopped screaming that you were going to run away, and instead chose to sit down quietly and raise your hand to ask if you could go to the restroom. Good job, I\'m proud of you!\" 9. Shape Up the Surroundings Strategically seat the student near positive peer models and away from peers who cause trouble. Keep him away from potentially harmful substances or objects. When you\'re giving a quiz, help the student feel at ease by providing a distraction-free environment and extra testing time. 10. Modify Materials Don\'t overwhelm your student! Break down assignments, readings, and test items into smaller, more manageable chunks. Teach self-monitoring by providing checklists or charts so that your student can track his own behavior and academic progress.

arabstoday
arabstoday

Name *

E-mail *

Comment Title*

Comment *

: Characters Left

Mandatory *

Terms of use

Publishing Terms: Not to offend the author, or to persons or sanctities or attacking religions or divine self. And stay away from sectarian and racial incitement and insults.

I agree with the Terms of Use

Security Code*

10 ways to support students who are emotionally disturbed 10 ways to support students who are emotionally disturbed

 



Name *

E-mail *

Comment Title*

Comment *

: Characters Left

Mandatory *

Terms of use

Publishing Terms: Not to offend the author, or to persons or sanctities or attacking religions or divine self. And stay away from sectarian and racial incitement and insults.

I agree with the Terms of Use

Security Code*

10 ways to support students who are emotionally disturbed 10 ways to support students who are emotionally disturbed

 



Arab Today, arab today
Arab Today, arab today Jordanian woman reveals her project

GMT 00:46 2017 Saturday ,11 November

Jordanian woman reveals her project
Arab Today, arab today Prince's vision spurs new Cornwall village

GMT 03:12 2017 Saturday ,18 November

Prince's vision spurs new Cornwall village
Arab Today, arab today Keep kids busy at Thanksgiving gatherings

GMT 11:14 2017 Friday ,10 November

Keep kids busy at Thanksgiving gatherings
Arab Today, arab today Israel ready to cooperate with Saudi

GMT 06:31 2017 Friday ,17 November

Israel ready to cooperate with Saudi
Arab Today, arab today Presenter Sherine Ramahi proud of her career

GMT 06:46 2017 Sunday ,19 November

Presenter Sherine Ramahi proud of her career
Arab Today, arab today
Arab Today, arab today
Arab Today, arab today Australian academic's book pulled

GMT 15:20 2017 Monday ,13 November

Australian academic's book pulled
Arab Today, arab today May under Brexit pressure at EU reform summit

GMT 02:14 2017 Saturday ,18 November

May under Brexit pressure at EU reform summit
Arab Today, arab today Delhi half-marathon to go ahead

GMT 03:51 2017 Saturday ,18 November

Delhi half-marathon to go ahead
Arab Today, arab today The history of solar eclipses

GMT 05:16 2017 Sunday ,20 August

The history of solar eclipses
Arab Today, arab today Tesla unveils its all-electric semi truck

GMT 02:59 2017 Saturday ,18 November

Tesla unveils its all-electric semi truck
Arab Today, arab today Baidu speeds up AI progress

GMT 11:46 2017 Friday ,17 November

Baidu speeds up AI progress
Arab Today, arab today Hanan Metawe denies apology for “Major Treason”

GMT 12:22 2017 Thursday ,16 November

Hanan Metawe denies apology for “Major Treason”
Arab Today, arab today paObama climate envoy slams Trump's rejection

GMT 16:04 2017 Friday ,17 November

paObama climate envoy slams Trump's rejection

GMT 08:06 2017 Wednesday ,15 November

Ayten Amer happy for “The Flood” success

GMT 11:15 2017 Thursday ,16 November

Angola oil boss sacked by father's protege

GMT 18:41 2017 Friday ,20 October

Designer Aql Faqih aspires to innovation

GMT 11:38 2017 Wednesday ,15 November

Unloved vultures fight for their survival

GMT 11:49 2017 Thursday ,17 August

Egyptian artist presents new collection of designs

GMT 06:13 2017 Friday ,17 November

Pope denounces healthcare inequality

GMT 05:18 2017 Thursday ,16 November

Boeing announces $27bn from flydubai

GMT 17:12 2017 Monday ,07 August

Al-Shawaifi reveals secrets of total solar eclipse

GMT 16:53 2017 Tuesday ,05 September

Youssra depended on colored foam
Arab Today, arab today
Arab Today, arab today
 
 Arab Today Facebook,arab today facebook  Arab Today Twitter,arab today twitter Arab Today Rss,arab today rss  Arab Today Youtube,arab today youtube  Arab Today Youtube,arab today youtube
arabstoday arabstoday arabstoday arabstoday
arabstoday arabstoday arabstoday
arabstoday
بناية النخيل - رأس النبع _ خلف السفارة الفرنسية _بيروت - لبنان
arabstoday, Arabstoday, Arabstoday