This list is for Erin so she won't forget to teach rules and proceedures the first day of school. :) List of 30 procedures to remember to teach at the start of the year. Good list even for veteran teachers.
Behavior Management: When someone is doing something they shouldn't be, instead of calling them out, ring the bell and draw attention to someone who WAS on task. (She gives a tally.) Makes everyone aware they are being watched without hurting feelings.
reward whole class behavior. I have a cut out of a jar taped to my whiteboard. There are also a bunch of magnetic gems. When the class WOW's me, I add a gem to the class jar. When the class fills the whole jar, I let them vote on their class reward.
Managing Student Assignment- Interesting way to collect completed/incomplete work so it doesn't get buried or forgotten in a desk. Could also work for student organization if they have tables instead of desks.
This product includes 25 French Brain Breaks that you can use with your class when you think they are in need of a short break or during your DPA program. Each brain break takes on average two minutes to complete.