Tag Archives: behaviour management

Idea 211: Class Friendship Chain

Cut out some multi-coloured strips of paper and leave them handy in a basket. Children can take one (perhaps straight after play time?) and write down on the strip a sentence about either someone being nice to them (letting them … Continue reading

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Idea 198: ‘Golden Ticket’ Behaviour Management

This is something I’m trying out in my class at the minute. If a child does something particularly noteworthy, they earn a golden ticket. They write their name and the date on it, then put it into a tub. On … Continue reading

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Idea 196: Behaviour Management Simple Idea ‘Mystery Pupil’

At the beginning of the day, tell the class that you have secretly selected a pupil whose behaviour is going to be a special focus for the day. If at the end of the day the selected pupil has made … Continue reading

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Idea 195: Using ‘Cheers’ in the Classroom

During the final placement of my teaching course, I introduced the concept of ‘cheers’ during a streamed phonics class that I had first thing in the morning. Essentially, when a pupil made a contribution to the lesson (it was a … Continue reading

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