Expected Vs Unexpected Behaviors - Behavior Management Boom Cards Activity


Elementary (2nd-5th)

Researched Based

Ready to Play

Zero Prep


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With these Expected vs. Unexpected Behaviors Boom Cards, students will learn to differentiate between expected and unexpected behaviors and how to apply that knowledge when at school, at home, and in the community.

Understanding what is expected is the first step in behavior management and self-regulation. Students will get the chance to identify the expected behaviors in a wide variety of situations including the classroom, home, and social situations.

UPDATE: Audio was added to every slide to assist with reading.

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Saving Time:
The Expected Behaviors Boom Card activity is ready to use or send directly to students. Boom Cards do not require any preparation to use. 

Benefit To Students:
Once students have a clear understanding of what is expected of them in various situations they will be better able to act accordingly.

Establishing these strong interpersonal skills early in life will give students the confidence they need to excel in the classroom and in their social life.


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