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Behavior Bucks
Ms. Morrison awards each student $25 in play money at the beginning of each nine week session, which they must use to pay for misbehavior. A culminating event provides just deserts for the whole class.
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Behavior Referrals
Here are a set of tips you may not have tried that could help you turn even your most disruptive students into productive students. Read how Ms. Burger does it and see if her advice can work for you!
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Call for Help
What a unique way for students to get your attention when they need help without disrupting the class! See if Ms. Burk's tip can work for you!
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Changing Signals
"I have a large rain stick that I turn over slowly when it's time to transition from one activity to another. Students know that they must be in their seats listening for instructions before it stops raining or their name goes in our discipline book.
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Check It Chest
Ms. Ruhe set up a Check-It Chest in her classroom to collect disruptive personal toys young students often bring to class. She gives her children a choice when they enter the classroom: Check It or Take It.
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Classroom Discussions
I created the 'talking stick jar' because everyone in my class wanted to talk at once and I hated making the kids raise their hands. I needed something that was fair and kind of fun. All the kids have...
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Computer Lab Questions
In my computer lab I have a stack of plastic disposable cups numbered 1-26. When students needs help, they know to get a cup, put it on top of their monitor, and wait quietly. Students of all ages qui...
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Downtime Statues
Erin shares a quick downtime game she plays with her students. It helps them refine their ability to become calm and remain quiet and still, traits that teachers and parents alike will enjoy.
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Lessen the Limelighting
Limelighters, or attention-getters, will stop at nothing to be noticed - including disrupting your class. Employ these tips to help sate their attention-cravings without curbing their confidence.
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Ringing in the New Year
In order to maintain effective classroom management upon returning to school after winter recess, I review and discuss school and classroom rules and behavior expectations.
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