This list of attention grabbers will be extremely useful for managing my classroom. The songs will grab the students attention and help them to become aware that I need to tell them something. It can also be used for switching when working at stations.
Classroom Management Idea~ Explain using appropriate voice levels, and then use simple hand reminders-- hold up two fingers-- to signal the expected change in volume. Level one, spy talk, is a cute way for kids to remember that no one but their nearby partner should hear what they are saying!