I thought the idea of incremental punishment is good, gradually prolonging the loss of recess time gives teachers and students room to work and improve before giving them a harsh consequence for misbehaving based on the level of misbehavior.
Reading with my oldest baby girl The 50 Best Read-Aloud Chapter Books for Young Kids . Except for Ivy & Bean. Those books have inappropriate topics and use language/behaviors I would not tolerate from my children.
This is a behavior chart that can be used with students at home. It is a great resource for teachers and counselors to share with parents! Use a clothes pin to clip up or down depending on behavior. Student has a visual reminder of how their day is!