*Power Pellets -Anytime I call out "Power Position" the students have to stop what they are doing, fold their arms, and look at me. The first one to do so quietly will get a Power Pellet (aka, one skittle). Seriously teachers, THIS WORKS! I don't even really yell the words, I just simply and casually say them and they stop. It's magic what one Skittle will do for a kiddo! :}
Report Cards: Advice & Suggested Comments -- Have you ever been stumped by what to say while writing report card comments, or are you tired of writing the same things over and over? These suggested comments and phrases can be used as is, or adapted for any grade and subject.