When a student or students participate when no one else is or if a student answers a challenging question they get to wear "Smart Beads". At the end of the day they trade in smart beads for a little note that goes home to their parents!
Chit chat chart- pull a square of the chart when a child is talking while the teacher is talking. If all 3 are pulled lose time at recess.good for a chatty class. I like this better than the blurt chart.
Pull a name from the Mystery Hero jar. Dont say their name, but let kids know you are watching your Mystery Hero. If the Mystery Hero does a good job reward them, and if they arent on give encouragement.
Self-Assessment Station: Novice, Apprentice, Practitioner, Expert (Common Core all the way!) So students aren't embarrassed by separating this papers maybe have stickers or something to put on paper instead.