Behavior Strategies

Strategies for Impulsive Students

These students tend to blurt out or interrupt the teacher or classmates.

  • Use humor
  • Acknowledge hand raising
  • Provide visual reminders to raise hand
  • Reinforce the expected behavior
  • Place sticky notes on desk and require student to touch them prior to raising hand
  • Provide an alternate activity
  • Allow for movement
  • Design a Contract for waiting
  • Gradually increase wait time