Why won’t they listen to me?

cropped-creativity-is-intelligence-having-fun.jpgDo you have a predictable structure?  Did you spend time at the beginning of the year explicitly teaching these routines and rules?  Do you have easy to understand expectations for the children?  Do they predictably know what to do in a variety of scenarios?

What is the function of the behavior?  Have you identified a replacement behavior?  Do you have a behavior intervention plan in place?  Have you implemented modifications and accommodations?