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Advice on rewarding and praising good behavior?

What advice would you give about praising and rewarding good behavior?

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mamajojo024

Asked by mamajojo024 at 9:09 AM on Jun. 3, 2011 in General Parenting

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  • Verbal praise and physical affection (hugs, high fives, etc) are the best tools you can use and should be given often.
    Kimedbs

    Answer by Kimedbs at 9:17 AM on Jun. 3, 2011

  • I do as the pp stated. I also add monetary reqards. For school as long as they are good they get $1 if they are bad they dont get that $1. Most of the time mine want to spend it on a drink, or little toy and thats fine. Keep a bucket or something like a shoe box with $1 toys and when they are good (make their bed without asking, take the trash out to help without asking, help with dishes, set the table) let them choose a small toy from the box. I keep bubble gum, suckers, and cheap toys.
    gemgem

    Answer by gemgem at 9:22 AM on Jun. 3, 2011

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