PBIS School Ideas
draw your attention to POSITIVE behavior! As chaos ensues within the classroom (and by chaos I mean anything from "getting a little chatty" to "full on riots"), I look for someone who is doing the right thing. And then... DING! I whack my little bell and the room comes to a screeching halt. Because: a) They know somebody is about to get awarded a tally and (even if they were the one go-go dancing on a desk they still hold a flicker of) hope that it will be their name c...
flipcharts- I have blogged about why this is not part of PBIS and why it should not be used in the classroom- it keeps showing up in Pinterest as PBIS- I promise you it is not. It is response cost- and a violation of FERPA- you can't post "F" papers on the wall- why would it be okay to post "F" behavior up on the wall for all to see.
Repost of Flip Charts and Why I Hate Them
image- This is a great - super great way to get in contact with your students and their parents. Your cell phone number is hidden- so they can't call you- but you can send reminders about home-work - information that parents and students need etc. Remind101 - it's an app on your phone. I use it in my college classes- but if I was still teaching public school- I would use it in the classroom. You could tweet behavioral tips to parents. Imagine the possibilities.
The Remind101 Blog
Sweet School Lunch Love Notes
Delicious Donuts This printable donut bag is a darling way to present a tasty treat! It also makes for a fabulous, but inexpensive way to show appreciation if your child is in middle school, and youre thanking more than one teacher!
Tupelo Honey: My Classroom
*For my Teacher friends ** Very cool parent reminder. They sign up online, you fill out online, they get a text. You never have to know their numbers, they never have to know yours! Genius!