This post is loaded with 30 classroom management ideas for the Kindergarten, primary and elementary classroom! Classroom management tips and tricks for whole brain teaching, alternative seating, bucket fillers, and so much MORE, including a behavior bingo FREEBIE!
This would make a great procedure (Harry Wong). Count to five or hold up one finger at a time when the class needs to refocus. Discuss what occurs for each number at the beginning of the school year and eventually the reaction will be automatic.
QuietCritters live in a soundproof jar&only come out when it's quiet.Loud noises hurt their ears,but whispering is ok.They sit on your desks during quiet lessons but don't like to be picked up or played with,just patted.If you're too loud theyll be moved onto the left hand side of your desk&then back into their jar.Whoever has one at the end gets points/incentives