Students cannot meet or exceed our expectations for them, if they are not made explicitly clear before beginning tasks together or independently. Use the CHAMPS system throughout the day - C.onversation - H.ow to ask for help - A.ctivity - M.ovement - S.ignal (Includes 2 minute video for kids) - Amber Polk
I have created CHAMPS posters to fit the needs of my classroom, and figured I'd share it with all of you, too. There are posters for the following:CentersWriting WorkshopIndependent WorkPartner WorkWhole Group InstructionVoice LevelsPlaygroundBathroomI have also included the blank posters for you to use as a template if your needs are a little different.Happy CHAMPing!
Candice Cook - This teacher came up with a creative way to display the rules of the room in different scenarios. Having a game plan on display that covers all possible classroom scenarios is a great way to ensure positive classroom management.