These hand signals can prevent distractions in the classroom when the students are working silently. Teaching Standard IV Learning Environment, Element teachers manage the learning environment for the effective operation of the classroom.
Garbage Bowls--whenever the class is doing a cutting activity, put a "garbage bowl" on the table.it collects paper scraps, eliminates paper on the floor, and keeps kiddos in their seats! Dollar store garbage cans?
So cute! Brownie Points the class reward system. When the class gets a compliment from someone other than their teacher for good behavior they will earn a brownie for their pan. When the pan gets full of brownies the class gets a special treat.