Naughty circle

The Naughty Circle was first issued in the Carmichael Family. The child must stay put on the circle-shaped rug for their discipline. This discipline technique is unsuitable for children ages 6 and over.


  1. Always give a warning
  2. Send child to Naughty Circle
  3. Go down to child's level, use authoritative voice
  4. Child stays on Naughty Circle 1 minute per year of age
  5. Explain why child is on Naughty Circle
  6. Get child to apologize