The 7 Habit Tree
  • Leader in Me- 7 Habits of Happy Kids

    • Be Proactive classroom poster

      Habit 1 — Be Proactive

      You're in Charge

      I am a responsible person. I take initiative. I choose my actions, attitudes, and moods. I do not blame others for my wrong actions. I do the right thing without being asked, even when no one is looking.

      Begin with the end in mind classroom poster

      Habit 2 — Begin with the End in Mind

      Have a Plan

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

      Put first things first classroom poster

      Habit 3 — Put First Things First

      Work First, Then Play

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

      Think win-win classroom poster

      Habit 4 — Think Win-Win

      Everyone Can Win

      I balance courage for getting what I want with consideration for what others want. I make deposits in others’ Emotional Bank Accounts. When conflicts arise, I look for third alternatives.

      Seek First to Understand, Then to Be Understood classroom poster

      Habit 5 — Seek First to Understand, Then to Be Understood

      Listen Before You Talk

      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. I look people in the eyes when talking.

      Synergize classroom poster

      Habit 6 — Synergize

      Together Is Better

      I value other people’s strengths and learn from them. I get along well with others, even people who are different than me. I work well in groups. I seek out other people’s ideas to solve problems because I know that by teaming with others we can create better solutions than anyone of us can alone. I am humble.

      Sharpen the Saw classroom poster

      Habit 7 — Sharpen The Saw

      Balance Feels Best

      I take care of my body by eating right, exercising and getting sleep. I spend time with family and friends. I learn in lots of ways and lots of places, not just at school. I find meaningful ways to help others.


Last Modified on October 16, 2018