Four ‘A’s

Children Need the Four “A”s

ATTENTION
Makes children feel special.
Your attention is so important.
Try to give more attention to good behavior than bad.

APPRECIATION
Motivates children to do their best.
Children try harder when they know their parents appreciate hard work.

AFFECTION
Children need to know that they are loved.
Show them affection both verbally (I love you) and non-verbally (with a hug or a kiss).

ACCEPTANCE
Children need to find ways their own identity. Help each child find feel good about his/her own strengths.