Discipline in the classroom
50 Things You Don’t Have To Do For Effective Classroom Management
Classroom management shouldn’t feel difficult. If you’re straining, trying hard, and feeling heavy burdened, if you’re stressed-out and exhausted at the end of the day, then something is amiss. You see, exceptional classroom management is knowledge based, not effort based. It’s knowing what works and putting it into action and what doesn’t and discarding it. …
How To Give A Warning That Curbs Misbehavior
A warning is a courtesy you provide your students. It's a declaration of free grace you offer by letting them know that you are aware a rule has been broken. But that no real consequence is forthcoming. It's a consequence only in the sense that they are one step away from being sent to time-out and removed from participating in the classroom they enjoy being part of. Beyond your acknowledgement, nothing else happens. If they proceed through the rest of the day without breaking another...
Sign Language Symbols
Before I started using non-verbal signals for classroom management I struggled with students interrupting lessons to ask to go to the bathroom or get a drink. I saw a huge change after I introduced these sign language hand signals into my classroom management. #6 saves my sanity during assemblies.
9 Guaranteed Ways to Stop Students from Blurting Out | The Pinspired Teacher
Consequence Card for Kids Who Blurt by The Pinspired Teacher | PBIS | Behavior Consequences for Blurting Out | Blurt Alert | Classroom Management Ideas | Classroom Rules
Brag Bracelets - Ink Friendly Black and White
Brag Bracelets are an awesome classroom management tool and have been super popular in my classroom. Students work hard to earn them and are super excited when they receive one! I particularly love the fact that students get to take them home which helps to create a positive teacher/parent communication channel. This pack includes 24 different BLACK AND WHITE brags bracelets to use for multiple occasions. I print them on bright colored paper and they look super cute!!!
Teaching In The Fast Lane: Giving Attention Seeking Students the Right Kind of Attention
This time of year these are great reminders for helping out with classroom management and those students that are feeling the stress of the end of the year.