A teacher using Sensory Diet strategies: In the classroom, when the kids are starting to drift I say "activity time!", I set the timer for one minute and draw an activity. We then do the activity until we finish or the timer goes off. The kids love it!
Ever have one of those moments at the end of a Friday school day where your students are making too much noise and you don’t feel like doing any work? Well you have come to the right place! These set of silent class games are best to play if you are trying to get rid of that headache you got from yard duty or you want to introduce your weekend with some peace and quiet! - See more at: http://funclassgames.com/silent-class-games/#more-165
First Day of School Idea #6: create a class dictionary- every student gives themself a definition and a pronunciation guide for their names. Even the teacher participates! Turn in to class bulletin board