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Four Steps Model
Step 1: Identify the Behavior
Step 2: Understand the Effects
Step 3: Identify the Cause
Step 4: Avoid Mistakes

Related Behaviors
The Alibier
The Do-Nothing
The Excuse Maker
"I Don't Care"
The Indifferent
The Underachiever
Behaviors At School

The Unprepared

Behavior: Specific attitudes and actions of this child at home and/or at school.

  • Comes to class unprepared to work or learn.

  • May demonstrate unpreparedness in many ways.

  • May be always late or may forget pencils, paper, or books.

  • Perhaps can't get started or forgets where he/she has left assignments.

  • May show lack of interest, bother classmates, or seek attention.

  • Needs and demands teacher attention.

  • Wastes class time, and gets into trouble because of his/her inability to get to work.