Use green, yellow, and red colored cups for group work. When a table gets too loud, change the cup to yellow. If the table continues to be too loud, the cup gets changed to red; this means a loss of group time.
Tips for students who have given up or shut down. Definitely something to pin now, read later. Love this approach with the hard to love kids. Note to self: Get hands on a copy of Bernstein Bears Forget Their Manners
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