YOUR CHILD
THE EXCUSE
THE HOMEWORK
YOU
7:00
Playing “I’m almost
through.”
Not done
Calm
7:10
Getting
a snack
“I got hungry.” Not done
Calm
7:20
Wandering
“Can’t find
my backpack.”
Not done
Calm
7:30
Texting
“Can’t remember
the assignment.”
Not done
Annoyed
7:40
Doodling
“I’m thinking.” Not done
Annoyed
7:50
Giggling
with sister
“She started it.” Not done
Annoyed
8:00
Getting
a drink
“I’m thirsty.” Not done
Upset
8:10
Sighing
loudly
“I don’t get it.” Under way
Upset
8:20
Missing
“I’m looking
for a pencil.”
Partly done
Steamed
8:30 Working
None Getting there
Annoyed
8:40 Watching
TV
“I needed
a break.”
More to do
Steamed
8:50 Working
None Still more to do
Annoyed
9:00
Bedtime
None Done
Happy