each student gets 4 tokens for the bathroom on monday. tokens can be used during instructional time to go to the bathroom. on friday, any student that has 3 or 4 tokens left gets a hole punch on their ticket or whatever classroom-management-ideas
Culture of Achievement - TFA RGV - Picasa Web Albums - A way for classes to "compete" against each other. Specials teachers have their "top listed to make achieving a stripe visible (what does the class need to check off?
Might help some with stress issues. Fidget rings- some great options for those that need to keep their hands busy. :) I need this so I won't drive my husband crazy tapping or picking at my fingers. Now what can I do about my foot movements?
*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!
Animated timers that you can put on the projector. Gives students a visual for the time they have remaining. Plus a fun surprise (noise cue) when time is up! :) Really useful for tests, quizzes, or ensuring your students remain on schedule!
Even experienced teachers need to read this. Practicing procedures and routines to mastery! This is gold. Do this technique for any procedure, it works! The best "how to" from Fred Jones on establishing rules, procedures and standards in your classroom!