What is positive specific behavior praise? It is a statement that describes the observable behavior with a positive label. Examples include, “I like how you put your clothes away.” And “Thanks for using nice words when asking me if you could have a cookie.”
When using praise, we are identifying the behaviors we enjoy and want to increase.
We enjoy making others smile. Being specific when praising your child will boost their self-esteem and allow the child to know exactly why they are being praised!