Good Reminders: 10 Ways to Sabotage Your Classroom Managment: If you are having classroom management problems, take a look at this article, which explains what NOT to do, and the more effective practices you should try instead.
Punch Cards for Positive Behavior - Each student gets a punch card, and when the teacher sees students with exemplerary behavior, they get a punch. When the punchcard is full, the student gets a reward.
Seems like this chart could work both ways---- Teacher could be in charge of it as she sees fit. Also, student could move his/her name pin to whichever category he's feeling. That could clue teacher into the internal dialogue of a particular student.
Discipline Dollars is a behavior management system based on a classroom economy. Students “pay” the teacher money for repeated behavior corrections and can earn money for positive classroom choices. Students save money for class rewards. Can be adapted fo
Classroom Management: Getting Control of a Very Difficult Class: Practical tips for new and veteran pre-K, & first grade teachers to help successfully teach and tame a very strong willed group of wild and wonderful children.