two minute countdown: *make sure your planner is filled out *put away homework and other papers in your binder *organize your materials - don't leave anything behind *thank someone for their help or kindness *stay seated until mrs. teacher dismisses you - remember, every minute counts!
Also on these boards
"Simple one page poster of classroom rules for middle and high school students. I always teach respect covers all the rest - respect others and yourself - so that one is listed first." -This will absolutely be in my classroom. These are the rules I've used in the past, but never in such a gorgeous format!