DICE – Introduce Randomness In Your Classroom!$22.00Add to cartView Cart
Instruction Manual with dice ideas for your classroom included.
We can often be our own worst enemy when it comes to keeping our students attention. As an example, we often use the Round Robin technique to ensure students participates equally. The problem with this approach is it signals students that when done participating (e.g. answered the question), it is time to relax, tune out, and ignore the rest of that lesson. What to do? Adding an element of chance and randomness (DICE) into your flow of lessons can greatly increase student participation and attention. You can have students roll to do certain tasks, assign specific tasks you want them to do, or a combination thereof. Remember, the idea is that they will not know when they may be called on and that when their number comes up, the expectation is there for them to participate. Keeping it random prevents your students from getting lax in their attention and sends the very powerful signal that at any time, they are responsible for the information and learning within your classroom. This Polyhedral 7-Die Set with velveteen bag allows you to roll any number at any time!
Teach-To’s: 100 Behavior Lesson Plans and Essential Advice (book)$49.00
100 BEHAVIORAL LESSON PLANS AND ESSENTIAL ADVICE. Every educator knows that curriculum and discipline go hand in hand. We easily prepare academic lesson plans – BUT – what about behavioral lesson plans. This book provides 100 behavioral lesson plans for educators (no need to recreate the wheel – it’s been done for you!). The most useful behavior lessons are included which will save educator’s valuable time and energy and which will help your students to know the expectations of your classroom.
Teachin’ The Blues Away (CD music)$22.00This is a music CD. Teachin’ The Blues Away lyrics were written for the classroom teacher and are riddled with tips, strategies, and ideas – mixed together with Blues music. Vocals are by John Carswell. John has played with Ray Charles, Aretha Franklin, and Muddy Waters, to name just a few. It is unique in that we perform and have fun with you and at the same time we also teach you! We celebrate both the challenge and joy of teaching on this VERY UNIQUE product. There is nothing like it.Add to cartView Cart