While in church I noticed that the nine year old was being difficult. I quickly made up a game for him to try to help change his attitude. On a piece of paper I wrote: Tell me things about Cowboy Days? Then I wrote the letters from A-Z. He was to try to think of things he could remember from Cowboy Days using each letter.
He thought of these four very quickly
Hungry, Tired, Angry, and Bored!