Partner wheel: Put the kids you don't want together in the smaller circle and match them up to the kids in the larger circle! I would add arrows to the larger circle to help younger students understand their partners
Task Develop guidelines for success - I think the group work expectations chart would be helpful at the beginning of the year because it gets student to see what the teacher is expecting of them through out the school year.
Marzano Effort & Achievement Rubric -all content areas Students and teacher can use Marzano's effective instructional strategies to score effort and achievement. Great for group work, individual work, and building independent students!