1. Habit 1: Be proactive


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

  2. Habit 2: Begin with the end in mind


    I plan ahead and set goals. I am an important part of my classroom and contribute my individual talents to help the good of my school and my classroom.

  3. Habit 3: Put first things first


    I spend my time on things that are most important. I set priorities, make a schedule, and follow my plan.

  4. Habit 4: Think Win-Win


    I balance courage for getting what I want with consideration for what others want. When conflicts arise, I look for third alternatives.

  5. Habit 5: Seek first to understand, then to be understood


    I listen to other people's ideas and feelings. I try to see things from their viewpoints. I look people in the eyes when talking.

  6. Habit 6: Synergize


    I value other people's strengths and learn from them. 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 any one of us alone.

  7. Habit 7: Sharpen the Saw


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