7 Habits

Habit One: Be Proactive

I have a "can do" attitude.  I choose my actions and moods.  I don't blame others. I do the right thing without being asked, even if nobody is looking.

Habit Two: Begin with the End in Mind

I plan ahead and set goals. I do things that have meaning and make a difference. I am an important part of my classroom. I look for ways to be a good citizen.

Habit Three: Put First Things First

I spend my time on things that are most important.  This means I say no to things I should not do. I set priorities, make a schedule, and follow my plan.  I am organized.

Habit Four: Think Win-Win

I want everyone to be a success.  I don't have to put others down to get what I want.  It makes me happy to see other people happy. I like to do nice things for others.  When a conflict arises, I help brainstorm a solution. We can all win!

Habit Five: Seek First to Listen, Then to Be Understood

I listen to other people's ideas and feelings.  I try to see things from their viewpoints. I listen to others without interrupting. I am confident in voicing my ideas.

Habit Six: Synergize

I value other people's strengths and learn from them.  I get along well with others, even people who are different from me.  I work well in groups. I seek out other people's ideas to solve problems.  I know that "two heads are better than one." I am a better person when I let other people into my life and work.

Habit Seven: Sharpen the Saw

I take care of my body by eating right, exercising, and getting sleep.  I spend time with my family and friends. I learn in lots of ways and lots of places.  Balance is best!