Middle school classroom management

Discover proven techniques and strategies for successful middle school classroom management. Create a positive and engaging learning environment that promotes student success and fosters a love for learning.
Middle School Ela, Middle School Behavior Management, Middle School Classroom Management, Classroom Behavior Management, Middle School Behavior, Classroom Rules High School, Middle School Management, Special Education Classroom Management, Middle School Classroom Organization

The educational strategies I use in my classroom are things I continuously reflect on and develop. The classroom management of my middle school classrooms is one of the things I’m most proud of with my teaching. I generally had a happy classroom that was under control and focused on learning, which wasn't always easy considering my classes each consisted of 30+ seventh graders at ALL possible academic levels working out of their seats on science experiments and activities. My biggest pieces…

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Susie Doyle-Wand
Middle School Ela, Middle School Behavior Management, Middle School Management, Middle School Classroom Management, Middle School Behavior, Classroom Management Strategies, Middle School Classroom Organization, Classroom Control, Teaching Middle School

When I first started teaching, I had many classes that were difficult. I honestly didn’t realize how well-behaved the students from my first year were until much later on. So many of the problems I

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Sharon Arnold
Art, Middle School Ela, Middle School Rewards, Middle School Incentives, High School Math Classroom, Middle School Science Classroom Setup, Middle School Classroom Management, High School Classroom, Middle School Social Studies Classroom

Having a classroom management system in middle school is so hard!! A lot of it is too “elementary” for them and they just won’t buy into it! If you want a management system to work for any grade level, there has to be buy in from the students. When I was in college I had a professor who was like Mr. Feeney to me & he told us, “a child will do anything for a Jolly Rancher.” I used this to my advantage & made it into my classroom management system! Jolly Rancher Wars is a weekly challenge…

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Schul
Reading, High School, Middle School Ela, Middle School Lesson Plans, Middle School Teacher Ideas, Middle School Incentives, Middle School Science Teacher, Middle School Procedures, Middle School Reading Classroom

This single classroom procedure has made a HUGE difference in my experience teaching middle school. My first year teaching I didn't do this and I knew that something needed to change. I decided to put into a place a daily bellringer for every one of my classes. I am a Family Consumer Sciences teacher so I teacher 4 different classes!You can call it whatever you want to call it but I call it a bell ringer because my students are expected to be doing it as soon as the bell rings to start…

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Kelly O'Rourke