Control Journal, Step 1: Supplies

The first thing you need to do is dig out a bunch of supplies to build your control journal with (that you already have on hand!). Things that you may want include:

  • A notebook/binder
  • White or colored paper (you choose)
  • Blank dividers
  • “ABC” dividers for addresses and phone numbers
  • Monthly dividers for seasonal reminders, such as birthdays and when to change the furnace filter
  • Sheet protectors (not the matte finish unless you already have some; they are hard to erase)
  • Dry erase markers in your favorite color
  • Some kind of calendar for your schedule
  • A small note pad for making lists or post-it notes
  • A zippered pouch (for stamps, paper clips, pens, and other small items)

Once you have your supplies, you’re ready to move on to step two!

Back to the FLYing Lesson for building a Control Journal.

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