MAGNETIC RESPONSIBILITY CHART
USING YOUR RESPONSIBILITY CHART
Helps to build self-esteem while teaching organizational skills, independence, and positive behavior.
Discuss with the child what responsibility means and why it is important.
Share what some of your responsibilities are, then talk about what kinds of behaviors and responsibilities are expected of the child.
Use the magnets provided to talk about specific tasks and behaviors.
personalize the top board by writing the child's name in the space provided.
Help the child decide on goals for the coming week and place the appropriate magnets under the Responsibility/Goal heading.
Tailor the chart to the child's individual needs by using a marker on the blank to create customized name; erase and re-use!
As goals are reached, allow the child to choose a reward magnet and place it under the day the goal was complete.
Talk about how the accomplishments makes the child feel.
Encourage independence by asking the child to check the chart regularly,
Reward and reinforce positive behavior by establishing a special treat when a specified number of goals are accomplished in a given week.