Speak a blessing

Compliments are a wonderful motivator! Try using these statements to draw attention to your children’s progress – you’ll keep them determined to make it a habit to speak respectfully.

  • What kind words those are, ________.
  • ________, when you speak that way, it shows others that you respect them.
  • ________, when you speak that way, it encourages me/others.
  • ________ speaks courteously.
  • You have blessed your friend by speaking that way, ________.
  • You were wise to wait until you had calmed down before you spoke, ________.